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    M.P.E.C. 2008-T33                                Issued 2008 Oct. 3, 16:57 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 TA1
    
    Observations:
         K08T01A* C2008 10 02.20788 01 28 11.39 +05 05 15.2          20.6 V ET033691
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.22547 01 28 09.35 +05 05 13.4          20.9 V ET033691
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.24306 01 28 07.24 +05 05 11.2          20.8 V ET033691
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.29468 01 28 01.00 +05 05 04.4          20.7 V ET033291
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.29847 01 28 00.54 +05 05 03.9          20.6 V ET033291
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.30221 01 28 00.09 +05 05 03.6          20.5 V ET033291
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.31632 01 27 58.20 +05 05 00.5          20.8 V ET033H55
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.32438 01 27 57.23 +05 04 59.5          20.9 V ET033H55
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.33250 01 27 56.25 +05 04 58.6          20.8 V ET033H55
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.43277 01 27 44.33 +05 04 46.4          19.2 R ET033H01
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.43365 01 27 44.23 +05 04 46.1          19.2 R ET033H01
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.43585 01 27 43.96 +05 04 45.8          19.4 R ET033H01
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.43752 01 27 43.75 +05 04 45.6          19.3 R ET033H01
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.91517 01 26 47.96 +05 03 41.3          19.4 C ET033B15
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.91739 01 26 47.67 +05 03 40.9          19.7 C ET033B15
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.91960 01 26 47.40 +05 03 40.4          19.7 C ET033B15
         K08T01A  C2008 10 02.92182 01 26 47.12 +05 03 40.3          19.8 C ET033B15
         K08T01A  C2008 10 03.20222 01 26 14.02 +05 03 05.9                 ET033291
         K08T01A HC2008 10 03.20599 01 26 13.58 +05 03 05.2                 ET033291
         K08T01A  C2008 10 03.21023 01 26 13.08 +05 03 05.1                 ET033291
         K08T01A  C2008 10 03.34056 01 25 57.10 +05 02 47.6          20.0 V ET033G96
         K08T01A  C2008 10 03.34243 01 25 56.85 +05 02 47.5          20.1 V ET033G96
         K08T01A  C2008 10 03.34431 01 25 56.64 +05 02 47.3          20.0 V ET033G96
         K08T01A  C2008 10 03.34624 01 25 56.38 +05 02 47.1          20.0 V ET033G96
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observer T. H. Bressi.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + CCD.
    691 Steward Observatory, Kitt Peak.  Observer T. H. Bressi.  0.9-m f/3
        reflector + CCD.
    B15 Inastars Observatory, Potsdam (since 2006).  Observer B. Thinius.  0.36-m
        f/5.8 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer R. E. Hill.  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.
    H01 Magdalena Ridge Observatory, Socorro.  Observer W. H. Ryan.  2.4-m f/8.9
        reflector + CCD.
    H55 Astronomical Research Observatory, Charleston.  Observer R. Holmes.
        Measurer H. Devore.  0.81-m f/4.0 astrograph + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2008 TA1                                                 Earth MOID = 0.1688 AU
    Epoch 2008 Nov. 30.0 TT = JDT 2454800.5                 MPC
    M 273.44971              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.59419046     Peri.  147.68788     -0.97606351     -0.19206748
    a   1.4012607      Node    21.93857     +0.08984898     -0.78333767
    e   0.4636748      Incl.   15.84824     +0.19805852     -0.59117863
    P   1.66           H   18.5           G   0.15           U   9
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    081002 691  0.4-  0.2-    081002 H55  0.1+  0.1+    081002 B15  0.1-  0.0
    081002 691  0.5+  0.2+    081002 H01  0.0   0.1+    081003 291  0.3-  0.0
    081002 691  0.4+  0.2+    081002 H01  0.1+  0.0     081003 291  0.0   0.2-
    081002 291  0.2-  0.1-    081002 H01  0.0   0.1-    081003 291  0.2+  0.2+
    081002 291  0.2-  0.1-    081002 H01  0.1-  0.0     081003 G96  0.2+  0.2-
    081002 291  0.2-  0.1+    081002 B15  0.4+  0.2+    081003 G96  0.1-  0.0
    081002 H55  0.1+  0.1-    081002 B15  0.1+  0.1+    081003 G96  0.2+  0.0
    081002 H55  0.1+  0.1-    081002 B15  0.1+  0.1-    081003 G96  0.1-  0.1+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2008 TA1                 a,e,i = 1.40, 0.46, 16                  q = 0.7515
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2008 10 01    01 30.51   +05 07.9    0.911    1.895   164.7     8.0    20.2
    2008 10 11    01 09.78   +04 44.7    0.863    1.861   177.5     1.3    19.7
    2008 10 21    00 47.34   +04 21.2    0.844    1.823   164.7     8.3    20.0
    2008 10 31    00 26.23   +04 06.2    0.853    1.782   149.8    16.3    20.3
    2008 11 10    00 09.13   +04 07.9    0.884    1.738   135.8    23.4    20.5
    2008 11 20    23 57.43   +04 30.5    0.932    1.689   123.2    29.3    20.8
    2008 11 30    23 51.35   +05 15.0    0.989    1.637   112.0    34.0    21.0
    2008 12 10    23 50.45   +06 20.6    1.049    1.582   102.1    37.5    21.1
    2008 12 20    23 53.99   +07 45.6    1.106    1.523    93.4    40.2    21.2
    2008 12 30    00 01.32   +09 28.2    1.157    1.460    85.6    42.2    21.3
    2009 01 09    00 11.93   +11 27.2    1.198    1.394    78.7    43.8    21.3
    2009 01 19    00 25.42   +13 40.8    1.227    1.325    72.7    45.2    21.3
    2009 01 29    00 41.64   +16 07.8    1.243    1.252    67.3    46.5    21.2
    2009 02 08    01 00.57   +18 46.2    1.242    1.178    62.6    48.0    21.1
    
    Sonia Keys                   (C) Copyright 2008 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2008-T33
    

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