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    M.P.E.C. 2012-V33                                Issued 2012 Nov. 6, 18:30 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.net/    ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2012 VN6
    
    Observations:
         K12V06N* C2012 11 04.24188400 23 16.420+08 46 33.54         21.6 wLEV033F51
         K12V06N  C2012 11 04.25598400 23 16.075+08 45 54.57         21.3 wLEV033F51
         K12V06N  C2012 11 04.28424500 23 15.356+08 44 36.87         21.9 wLEV033F51
         K12V06N KC2012 11 05.12982 00 23 02.66 +08 06 23.9          20.8 RoEV033291
         K12V06N KC2012 11 05.13660 00 23 02.53 +08 06 05.8          20.7 RoEV033291
         K12V06N KC2012 11 05.14338 00 23 02.39 +08 05 48.0          21.2 RoEV033291
         K12V06N KC2012 11 06.21805 00 22 49.57 +07 19 36.2          20.6 RoEV033291
         K12V06N KC2012 11 06.22117 00 22 49.52 +07 19 28.2          20.9 RoEV033291
         K12V06N KC2012 11 06.22427 00 22 49.48 +07 19 20.1          21.0 RoEV033291
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observer T. H. Bressi.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + CCD.
    F51 Pan-STARRS 1, Haleakala.  Observers N. Primak, A. Schultz, S. Watters,
        T. Goggia.  Measurer PS1 Science Consortium.  1.8-m Ritchey-Chretien
        + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2012 VN6                                                 Earth MOID = 0.2130 AU
    Epoch 2012 Sept. 30.0 TT = JDT 2456200.5                MPC
    M  79.16754              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.93130905     Peri.   25.84863     -0.47078967     +0.85624426
    a   1.0385008      Node   217.15496     -0.85815228     -0.50037082
    e   0.4554162      Incl.   20.61083     -0.20477242     +0.12835425
    P   1.06           H   21.6           G   0.15           U   9
    From 9 observations 2012 Nov. 4-6, mean residual 0".16.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2012 VN6                 a,e,i = 1.04, 0.46, 21                  q = 0.5656
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2012 10 07    01 17 40.0 +46 48 52   0.2547  1.2016   138.3    33.6    20.4
    ...
    2012 10 22    00 34 28.9 +22 42 35   0.3083  1.2879   159.1    16.0    20.5
    ...
    2012 10 30    00 25 46.3 +13 21 28   0.3649  1.3280   152.8    20.0    21.0
    ...
    2012 11 05    00 23 03.9 +08 12 20   0.4168  1.3554   145.4    24.5    21.5
    2012 11 06    00 22 51.9 +07 28 57   0.4261  1.3597   144.2    25.3    21.6
    2012 11 07    00 22 43.6 +06 47 41   0.4355  1.3640   142.9    26.0    21.7
    ...
    2012 11 13    00 23 05.8 +03 20 07   0.4954  1.3883   135.8    29.8    22.1
    ...
    2012 11 21    00 26 15.5 +00 10 27   0.5818  1.4173   127.2    33.7    22.6
    ...
    2012 12 06    00 37 59.4 -02 47 05   0.7563  1.4610   113.4    38.2    23.3
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2012 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2012-V33
    

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