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    M.P.E.C. 2012-V78                                Issued 2012 Nov. 13, 15:14 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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                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
                URL https://www.minorplanetcenter.net/    ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2012 VJ46
    
    Observations:
         K12V46J* C2012 11 12.40185 04 19 30.50 +21 23 50.6          20.3 VrEV078G96
         K12V46J  C2012 11 12.40890 04 19 32.95 +21 23 58.0          20.6 VrEV078G96
         K12V46J  C2012 11 12.41595 04 19 35.29 +21 24 05.5          20.4 VrEV078G96
         K12V46J  C2012 11 12.42297 04 19 37.74 +21 24 12.4          20.6 VrEV078G96
         K12V46J KC2012 11 12.48354 04 19 58.67 +21 25 12.8          21.1 RoEV078291
         K12V46J KC2012 11 12.48615 04 19 59.59 +21 25 15.8          20.7 RoEV078291
         K12V46J KC2012 11 12.48875 04 20 00.47 +21 25 18.1          21.2 RoEV078291
         K12V46J KC2012 11 13.02364 04 23 23.37 +21 35 03.7          20.4 RtEV078J04
         K12V46J KC2012 11 13.02711 04 23 24.59 +21 35 07.6          20.5 RtEV078J04
         K12V46J KC2012 11 13.32952 04 25 17.15 +21 40 24.1          20.7 RqEV078H36
         K12V46J KC2012 11 13.33783 04 25 20.19 +21 40 32.8          20.6 RqEV078H36
         K12V46J KC2012 11 13.35561 04 25 26.75 +21 40 52.0          20.8 RqEV078H36
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observer R. S. McMillan.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer E. J. Christensen.  Measurers A. Boattini,
        E. J. Christensen, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, R. E. Hill, J. A. Johnson,
        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.
    J04 ESA Optical Ground Station, Tenerife.  Observer P. Ruiz.  Measurers
        A. Knoefel, D. Koschny, M. Busch.  1.0-m f/4.4 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2012 VJ46                                                Earth MOID = 0.0667 AU
    Epoch 2012 Sept. 30.0 TT = JDT 2456200.5                MPC
    M 340.99879              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.25417811     Peri.   33.73825     +0.05783136     -0.99831139
    a   2.4681826      Node    52.94700     +0.91442619     +0.05077249
    e   0.5746417      Incl.    0.39257     +0.40059991     +0.02822270
    P   3.88           H   24.1           G   0.15           U   8
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    121112 G96  0.1-  0.1+    121112 291  0.2-  0.4-    121113 J04  0.2+  0.9-
    121112 G96  0.6+  0.3+    121112 291  0.1-  0.1+    121113 H36  1.3-  0.2+
    121112 G96  0.4-  0.6+    121112 291  0.5-  0.2-    121113 H36  0.6-  0.1+
    121112 G96  0.3+  0.3+    121113 J04  0.2+  0.8-    121113 H36  1.5+  0.7+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2012 VJ46                a,e,i = 2.47, 0.57, 0                   q = 1.0499
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2012 10 14    02 45 22.7 +15 12 45   0.3095  1.2885   157.3    17.4    23.0
    ...
    2012 10 29    03 18 24.1 +17 41 55   0.2083  1.1948   163.9    13.3    21.9
    ...
    2012 11 06    03 46 43.4 +19 34 47   0.1654  1.1518   165.0    12.9    21.3
    ...
    2012 11 12    04 17 07.1 +21 16 52   0.1386  1.1235   163.7    14.3    20.9
    2012 11 13    04 23 12.7 +21 34 47   0.1346  1.1191   163.2    14.8    20.8
    2012 11 14    04 29 38.6 +21 52 45   0.1308  1.1149   162.7    15.3    20.8
    ...
    2012 11 20    05 16 08.2 +23 33 05   0.1113  1.0920   157.9    19.9    20.5
    ...
    2012 11 28    06 38 56.3 +24 20 42   0.09638 1.0687   147.1    30.1    20.5
    ...
    2012 12 13    09 12 15.7 +18 24 36   0.1048  1.0499   126.2    49.1    21.1
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2012 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2012-V78
    

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