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    M.P.E.C. 2010-C25                                Issued 2010 Feb.  9, 17:07 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
    
                                        2010 CT
    
    Observations:
         K10C00T*QC2010 02 08.65367 06 44 39.10 -49 59 16.2          19.0 R EC025E12
         K10C00T QC2010 02 08.68026 06 44 16.50 -49 59 26.5          19.4 R EC025E12
         K10C00T QC2010 02 09.42228 06 33 39.98 -50 04 28.8          19.1 R EC025E12
         K10C00T QC2010 02 09.42592 06 33 36.70 -50 04 29.6          19.2 R EC025E12
    
    Observer details:
    E12 Siding Spring Survey.  Observer G. J. Garradd.  0.5-m Uppsala Schmidt
        + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2010 CT                                                  Earth MOID = 0.1343 AU
    Epoch 2010 Jan. 4.0 TT = JDT 2455200.5                  MPC
    M 256.93775              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   1.03194611     Peri.  105.35604     +0.02163564     +0.99371869
    a   0.9698354      Node   164.57324     -0.99976586     +0.02146457
    e   0.5949763      Incl.   24.37806     +0.00036595     -0.10982917
    P   0.96           H   20.5           G   0.15           U   9
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    100208 E12  0.0   0.1-    100209 E12  0.1-  0.1-
    100208 E12  0.0   0.0     100209 E12  0.2+  0.1+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2010 CT                  a,e,i = 0.97, 0.59, 24                  q = 0.3928
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2010 02 03    07 48.99   -47 56.1    0.270    1.119   113.2    54.0    19.9
    2010 02 08    06 53.66   -49 52.0    0.227    1.075   106.9    61.4    19.6
    2010 02 13    05 34.94   -49 19.2    0.192    1.027    96.6    72.7    19.5
    2010 02 18    04 01.33   -43 38.4    0.169    0.977    81.3    88.9    19.7
    2010 02 23    02 36.35   -32 06.9    0.163    0.924    62.0   109.1    20.5
    
    Sonia Keys                   (C) Copyright 2010 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2010-C25
    

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