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    M.P.E.C. 2010-F84                                Issued 2010 Mar. 27, 15:08 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 https://www.minorplanetcenter.org/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                               COMET P/2010 E2 (JARNAC)
    
    Observations:
        PK10E020  C2010 03 23.35425 11 59 53.57 +01 26 07.0          18.5 N EF084H10
        PK10E020  C2010 03 23.36036 11 59 53.44 +01 26 11.0                 EF084H10
        PK10E020  C2010 03 23.93345 11 59 45.62 +01 32 55.1          18.3 T EF084215
        PK10E020  C2010 03 23.93468 11 59 45.58 +01 32 55.7          18.5 T EF084215
        PK10E020  C2010 03 23.93591 11 59 45.55 +01 32 56.5          18.5 T EF084215
        PK10E020  C2010 03 26.85523 11 59 05.94 +02 07 10.6          18.7 N EF084213
        PK10E020  C2010 03 26.85764 11 59 05.89 +02 07 12.3          18.8 N EF084213
        PK10E020  C2010 03 26.86256 11 59 05.83 +02 07 16.1          18.7 N EF084213
    
    Observer details:
    213 Observatorio Montcabre.  Observer R. Naves.  Measurer M. Campas.  0.30-m
        f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain.
    215 Buchloe.  Observer W. Hasubick.  0.44-m f/4.6 reflector + CCD.
    H10 Tzec Maun Observatory, Mayhill.  Observers P. Concari, S. Foglia, G. Galli,
        M. Tombelli.  0.18-m f/2.8 Newtonian reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
        P/2010 E2 (Jarnac)
    T 2010 Apr. 7.9664 TT                                   MPC
    q   2.399008             (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.0387713      Peri.    8.3074      -0.9939467      +0.1094293
    a   8.645611       Node   177.8996      -0.1097186      -0.9841520
    e   0.722517       Incl.   15.4410      -0.0056409      -0.1395348
    P  25.4
    From 145 observations 2010 Feb. 17-Mar. 26.
    
         Further observations of comet C/2010 E1 are desirable.
         Further observations of comet C/2010 E3 are desirable.
         Further observations of comet C/2010 E5 are desirable.
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2010 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2010-F84
    

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