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    M.P.E.C. 2008-W52                                Issued 2008 Nov. 22, 13:48 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 WX32
    
    Observations:
         K08W32X  C2008 11 21.29224 03 17 10.35 +16 14 10.4          20.6 V EW052G96
         K08W32X  C2008 11 21.29365 03 17 10.14 +16 14 11.2          20.6 V EW052G96
         K08W32X  C2008 11 21.29436 03 17 10.06 +16 14 11.5          20.4 V EW052G96
         K08W32X* C2008 11 21.32042 03 17 06.57 +16 14 23.2          20.7 V EW052G96
         K08W32X  C2008 11 21.32113 03 17 06.46 +16 14 23.5          20.5 V EW052G96
         K08W32X  C2008 11 21.32255 03 17 06.25 +16 14 23.9          20.7 V EW052G96
         K08W32X  C2008 11 21.38623 03 16 57.72 +16 14 52.6          20.6 V EW052G96
         K08W32X  C2008 11 21.38695 03 16 57.64 +16 14 53.3          20.2 V EW052G96
         K08W32X  C2008 11 21.41157 03 16 54.32 +16 15 04.5          20.6 V EW052291
         K08W32X  C2008 11 21.41540 03 16 53.81 +16 15 06.0          20.9 V EW052291
         K08W32X  C2008 11 21.41919 03 16 53.28 +16 15 07.9          21.3 V EW052291
         K08W32X  C2008 11 21.45990 03 16 47.89 +16 15 26.0                 EW052G96
         K08W32X  C2008 11 22.19399 03 15 11.91 +16 21 03.9                 EW052291
         K08W32X HC2008 11 22.19786 03 15 11.26 +16 21 06.3                 EW052291
         K08W32X HC2008 11 22.20180 03 15 10.95 +16 21 08.0                 EW052291
         K08W32X  C2008 11 22.32001 03 14 54.78 +16 21 59.9          20.7 R EW052H36
         K08W32X  C2008 11 22.32811 03 14 53.70 +16 22 03.5          20.3 R EW052H36
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observer R. S. McMillan.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + 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.
    H36 Sandlot Observatory, Scranton.  Observer G. Hug.  0.56-m reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2008 WX32                                                Earth MOID = 0.0623 AU
    Epoch 2008 Nov. 10.0 TT = JDT 2454780.5                 MPC
    M 167.53618              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.52559538     Peri.  181.30128     -0.53447356     +0.72025708
    a   1.5206702      Node    56.58546     -0.77057776     -0.20032239
    e   0.3768021      Incl.   31.99211     -0.34720012     -0.66415411
    P   1.88           H   18.5           G   0.15
    From 17 observations 2008 Nov. 21-22.  E-assumed.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2008 WX32                a,e,i = 1.52, 0.38, 32                  q = 0.9477
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2008 11 20    03 20.03   +16 04.2    1.107    2.091   173.5     3.1    20.6
    2008 11 30    02 58.80   +17 18.6    1.142    2.093   159.2     9.6    21.0
    2008 12 10    02 40.97   +18 27.5    1.207    2.093   145.3    15.5    21.4
    2008 12 20    02 27.90   +19 33.5    1.296    2.090   132.4    20.3    21.7
    2008 12 30    02 19.90   +20 40.2    1.403    2.085   120.8    23.9    22.0
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2008 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2008-W52
    

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