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    M.P.E.C. 2008-L36                                Issued 2008 June  9, 18:40 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
    
                               COMET C/2008 H1 (LINEAR)
    
    Observations:
        CK08H010  C2008 05 29.98953 13 06 12.39 +65 41 25.2          17.5 N EL036585
        CK08H010  C2008 05 29.99100 13 06 11.65 +65 41 20.1                 EL036585
        CK08H010  C2008 05 30.00391 13 06 11.63 +65 41 01.4                 EL036585
        CK08H010  C2008 05 30.00538 13 06 10.75 +65 40 57.2                 EL036585
        CK08H010  C2008 05 31.59362 13 04 03.97 +64 51 30.9                 EL036367
        CK08H010  C2008 05 31.59918 13 04 03.57 +64 51 19.7          17.5 N EL036367
        CK08H010  C2008 06 04.95472 12 59 25.15 +62 34 30.5          17.2 N EL036J24
        CK08H010  C2008 06 04.96337 12 59 24.55 +62 34 10.5          17.5 N EL036J24
        CK08H010  C2008 06 04.97201 12 59 24.08 +62 33 52.9          17.2 N EL036J24
        CK08H010  C2008 06 06.91361 12 57 48.64 +61 32 14.7          17.9 N EL036J47
        CK08H010  C2008 06 06.91524 12 57 48.59 +61 32 10.8          17.8 N EL036J47
        CK08H010  C2008 06 06.91632 12 57 48.56 +61 32 09.0          17.5 N EL036J47
    
    Observer details:
    367 Yatsuka.  Observer H. Abe.  0.26-m f/6.0 reflector + CCD.
    585 Kiev comet station.  Observer A. Baransky.  0.7-m f/4 reflector + CCD.
    J24 Observatorio Altamira.  Observer J. F. Hernandez.  0.4-m f/10
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    J47 Observatorio Nazaret.  Observer G. Muler.  0.30-m Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
        C/2008 H1 (LINEAR)
    T 2008 Mar. 16.3947 TT                                  MPC
    q   2.760047             (2000.0)            P               Q
    z  +0.019554       Peri.   96.0353      -0.2281169      -0.8032465
                       Node    34.6361      -0.2497009      -0.4979680
    e   0.946029       Incl.   75.4904      +0.9410697      -0.3268378
    From 177 observations 2008 Apr. 18-June 6.
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2008 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2008-L36
    

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