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    M.P.E.C. 2008-E124                               Issued 2008 Mar. 15, 12:02 UT
    
         The Minor Planet Electronic Circulars contain information on unusual
             minor planets and routine data on comets.  They are published
       on behalf of Commission 20 of the International Astronomical Union by the
              Minor Planet Center, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory,
                              Cambridge, MA 02138, U.S.A.
    
                 Prepared using the Tamkin Foundation Computer Network
    
                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
              URL http://www.cfa.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2008 EJ85
    
    Observations:
         K08E85J* C2008 03 14.21390 09 52 02.66 +47 14 24.1          18.4   EE124704
         K08E85J  C2008 03 14.22444 09 52 39.79 +47 13 01.9          18.7   EE124704
         K08E85J  C2008 03 14.23498 09 53 16.65 +47 11 37.8          18.4   EE124704
         K08E85J  C2008 03 14.24584 09 53 54.51 +47 10 09.8          18.3   EE124704
         K08E85J  C2008 03 14.25638 09 54 31.11 +47 08 42.2          18.8   EE124704
         K08E85J  C2008 03 15.24988 10 44 01.10 +44 36 05.6          18.3 V EE124G96
         K08E85J  C2008 03 15.25013 10 44 01.60 +44 36 03.5          18.2 V EE124G96
         K08E85J  C2008 03 15.25038 10 44 02.11 +44 36 00.9          18.2 V EE124G96
         K08E85J  C2008 03 15.25062 10 44 02.65 +44 35 58.7          18.3 V EE124G96
         K08E85J  C2008 03 15.25133 10 44 04.12 +44 35 52.3          18.2 V EE124G96
         K08E85J  C2008 03 15.25157 10 44 04.63 +44 35 49.9          18.1 V EE124G96
         K08E85J  C2008 03 15.25181 10 44 05.17 +44 35 47.7          18.2 V EE124G96
         K08E85J  C2008 03 15.25205 10 44 05.67 +44 35 45.3          18.1 V EE124G96
         K08E85J  C2008 03 15.30453 10 45 55.10 +44 27 23.1          18.1 R EE124854
         K08E85J  C2008 03 15.30502 10 45 56.12 +44 27 18.3          18.3 R EE124854
         K08E85J  C2008 03 15.30643 10 45 58.98 +44 27 05.5          18.5 R EE124854
    
    Observer details:
    704 Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico.  Observers M. Bezpalko, D. Torres,
        R. Kracke, G. Spitz, J. Kistler.  Measurers J. Stuart, S. Scruggs.  1.0-m
        f/2.15 reflector + CCD.
    854 Sabino Canyon Observatory, Tucson.  Observer J. E. McGaha.  0.36-m f/10.0
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer A. R. Gibbs.  Measurers E. C. Beshore,
        A. Boattini, G. J. Garradd, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, R. E. Hill,
        R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson, R. H. McNaught.  1.5-m reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2008 EJ85                                                Earth MOID = 0.0017 AU
    Epoch 2008 May 14.0 TT = JDT 2454600.5                  MPC
    M  83.13320              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.74086142     Peri.  302.01623     -0.36513430     -0.93070717
    a   1.2096082      Node   169.33441     +0.88848378     -0.35527119
    e   0.2609994      Incl.    6.66265     +0.27798113     -0.08698584
    P   1.33           H   25.2           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    080314 704  0.1+  0.1+    080315 G96  0.1-  0.1+    080315 G96  0.1+  0.2-
    080314 704  0.3+  0.1-    080315 G96  0.2-  0.2-    080315 854  0.1+  0.2-
    080314 704  0.3-  0.3-    080315 G96  0.1+  0.1-    080315 854  0.2+  0.2-
    080314 704  0.2-  0.1+    080315 G96  0.2-  0.1+    080315 854  0.3-  0.9+
    080314 704  0.1+  0.3+    080315 G96  0.2-  0.1-
    080315 G96  0.3+  0.1-    080315 G96  0.2+  0.1-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2008 EJ85                a,e,i = 1.21, 0.26, 7                   q = 0.8939
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2008 03 15    10 33.58   +45 14.4    0.0181   1.007   134.4    44.8    18.2
    2008 03 16    11 08.75   +42 39.5    0.0217   1.011   138.3    40.9    18.5
    2008 03 17    11 31.91   +40 25.2    0.0255   1.015   140.7    38.3    18.8
    2008 03 18    11 47.99   +38 34.4    0.0294   1.019   142.3    36.6    19.1
    2008 03 19    11 59.69   +37 03.4    0.0334   1.023   143.5    35.4    19.3
    2008 03 20    12 08.53   +35 47.9    0.0375   1.027   144.3    34.5    19.6
    2008 03 21    12 15.42   +34 44.5    0.0416   1.030   144.9    33.8    19.8
    2008 03 22    12 20.92   +33 50.3    0.0458   1.034   145.3    33.2    20.0
    2008 03 23    12 25.39   +33 03.4    0.0500   1.038   145.7    32.7    20.2
    2008 03 24    12 29.09   +32 22.2    0.0543   1.042   146.0    32.3    20.3
    2008 03 25    12 32.19   +31 45.5    0.0586   1.046   146.2    32.0    20.5
    2008 03 26    12 34.83   +31 12.5    0.0629   1.051   146.4    31.7    20.6
    2008 03 27    12 37.08   +30 42.4    0.0672   1.055   146.5    31.4    20.8
    2008 03 28    12 39.02   +30 14.7    0.0716   1.059   146.6    31.2    20.9
    2008 03 29    12 40.72   +29 49.0    0.0760   1.063   146.7    31.0    21.1
    2008 03 30    12 42.20   +29 24.8    0.0804   1.067   146.8    30.9    21.2
    2008 03 31    12 43.51   +29 02.0    0.0849   1.071   146.8    30.7    21.3
    2008 04 01    12 44.67   +28 40.3    0.0894   1.075   146.8    30.6    21.4
    2008 04 02    12 45.71   +28 19.4    0.0939   1.079   146.7    30.5    21.5
    2008 04 03    12 46.64   +27 59.3    0.0985   1.084   146.7    30.5    21.7
    2008 04 04    12 47.49   +27 39.8    0.103    1.088   146.6    30.4    21.8
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2008 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2008-E124
    

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