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    M.P.E.C. 2008-Y62                                Issued 2008 Dec. 29, 19:11 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.
    
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              URL http://www.cfa.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2008 YG26
    
    Observations:
         K08Y26G* C2008 12 29.16860 03 28 45.87 -00 51 38.1          18.0 V EY062703
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.17580 03 28 49.08 -00 50 37.1          17.9 V EY062703
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.18294 03 28 52.24 -00 49 35.8          17.9 V EY062703
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.19012 03 28 55.45 -00 48 33.4          17.9 V EY062703
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.22120 03 29 09.27 -00 44 07.2          17.8 V EY062703
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.22182 03 29 09.52 -00 44 02.7          17.9 V EY062703
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.22243 03 29 09.85 -00 43 57.3          18.1 V EY062703
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.22295 03 29 10.14 -00 43 51.7          17.8 V EY062703
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.22300 03 29 09.88 -00 43 54.0          17.8 R EY062H01
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.22584 03 29 11.14 -00 43 29.8          17.8 R EY062H01
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.22797 03 29 12.09 -00 43 11.5          17.7 R EY062H01
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.23036 03 29 13.17 -00 42 51.0          17.8 R EY062H01
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.23306 03 29 14.38 -00 42 27.8          17.8 R EY062H01
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.23578 03 29 15.59 -00 42 04.5          17.8 R EY062H01
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.30321 03 29 46.22 -00 32 23.7          18.5 R EY062854
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.30540 03 29 47.14 -00 32 04.5          18.5 R EY062854
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.30757 03 29 48.14 -00 31 46.0          18.5 R EY062854
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.73613 03 33 16.49 +00 29 08.5          19.7 V EY062611
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.75571 03 33 25.44 +00 31 56.1          19.3 V EY062611
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.76262 03 33 28.58 +00 32 56.4          19.2 V EY062611
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.76929 03 33 31.65 +00 33 53.4          18.5 V EY062A17
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.76976 03 33 31.82 +00 33 57.7          19.1 V EY062611
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.77387 03 33 33.74 +00 34 33.0          18.7 V EY062A17
         K08Y26G  C2008 12 29.77837 03 33 35.80 +00 35 11.2          18.8 V EY062A17
    
    Observer details:
    611 Starkenburg.  Observer M. Busch.  0.45-m f/4.4 reflector + CCD.
    703 Catalina Sky Survey.  Observer A. Boattini.  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.  0.68-m Schmidt + CCD.
    854 Sabino Canyon Observatory, Tucson.  Observer J. E. McGaha.  0.36-m f/10.0
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    A17 Guidestar Observatory, Weinheim.  Observers M. Emmerich, S. Melchert.
        0.36-m f/6 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    H01 Magdalena Ridge Observatory, Socorro.  Observers W. H. Ryan, E. V. Ryan.
        Measurer W. H. Ryan.  2.4-m f/8.9 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2008 YG26                                                Earth MOID = 0.0791 AU
    Epoch 2008 Nov. 30.0 TT = JDT 2454800.5                 MPC
    M 357.69154              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.32032872     Peri.  322.79756     +0.36539861     -0.91677778
    a   2.1154631      Node   105.26434     +0.88919162     +0.29252424
    e   0.5161572      Incl.    9.62211     +0.27535816     +0.27193393
    P   3.08           H   21.3           G   0.15           U   8
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    081229 703  0.4+  0.6+    081229 H01  0.3+  0.1-    081229 854  0.2+  0.5+
    081229 703  0.4+  0.1-    081229 H01  0.1+  0.3-    081229 611  0.1+  0.6-
    081229 703  0.1+  0.1-    081229 H01  0.1+  0.3-    081229 611  0.1+  0.7-
    081229 703  0.3+  0.7+    081229 H01  0.2+  0.3-    081229 611  0.1-  0.4+
    081229 703  0.3-  0.3+    081229 H01  0.2+  0.2-    081229 A17  0.4+  0.2+
    081229 703  0.7-  0.5-    081229 H01  0.1+  0.3-    081229 611  0.3-  0.5+
    081229 703  0.1+  0.3-    081229 854  1.0+  0.2+    081229 A17  0.4+  0.5+
    081229 703  1.0+  0.8+    081229 854  0.1-  0.6+    081229 A17  0.6+  0.2+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2008 YG26                a,e,i = 2.12, 0.52, 10                  q = 1.0236
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2008 12 30    03 35.32   +01 07.7    0.113    1.060   130.7    44.7    18.4
    2009 01 09    04 51.89   +21 47.1    0.135    1.097   145.5    30.5    18.5
    2009 01 19    05 54.97   +33 04.6    0.184    1.145   148.6    26.6    19.1
    2009 01 29    06 41.51   +37 43.4    0.249    1.200   146.4    27.0    19.9
    2009 02 08    07 15.91   +39 04.9    0.326    1.261   142.6    28.3    20.6
    2009 02 18    07 42.68   +38 50.4    0.415    1.327   138.2    29.7    21.3
    2009 02 28    08 05.04   +37 45.6    0.515    1.396   133.5    31.0    21.9
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2008 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2008-Y62
    

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