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    M.P.E.C. 2014-B54                                Issued 2014 Jan. 27, 16:47 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
    
                              COMET C/2014 A5 (PANSTARRS)
    
    Observations:
        CK14A050  C2014 01 04.42472 07 34 50.367+37 57 53.62         21.4 TLEB054F51
        CK14A050  C2014 01 04.43788 07 34 49.851+37 57 51.61         21.6 TLEB054F51
        CK14A050  C2014 01 04.45101 07 34 49.328+37 57 49.69         21.5 TLEB054F51
        CK14A050  C2014 01 04.46414 07 34 48.835+37 57 47.61         21.5 TLEB054F51
        CK14A050 |C2014 01 06.28939 07 33 39.64 +37 53 02.2                vEB054H06
        CK14A050 |C2014 01 06.29237 07 33 39.55 +37 53 01.7                vEB054H06
        CK14A050 |C2014 01 06.29535 07 33 39.47 +37 53 01.0          20.2 TvEB054H06
        CK14A050 |C2014 01 07.34195 07 32 59.59 +37 50 11.5          19.4 TvEB054H06
        CK14A050 |C2014 01 07.36152 07 32 58.82 +37 50 07.7          20.3 TvEB054H06
        CK14A050 _C2014 01 26.28769307 21 12.923+36 42 38.76         20.6 TtEB054568
        CK14A050 _C2014 01 26.29033507 21 12.830+36 42 38.12         20.5 TtEB054568
        CK14A050 _C2014 01 26.29301007 21 12.738+36 42 37.47         20.7 TtEB054568
        CK14A050 _C2014 01 27.23461907 20 40.377+36 38 30.18         20.7 TtEB054568
        CK14A050 _C2014 01 27.23726007 20 40.285+36 38 29.50         21.5 TtEB054568
        CK14A050 _C2014 01 27.23990407 20 40.193+36 38 28.78         20.9 TtEB054568
    
    Observer details:
    568 Mauna Kea.  Observers R. J. Wainscoat, M. Micheli, A. Draginda.  Measurers
        M. Micheli, R. J. Wainscoat.  3.6-m Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope + CCD.
    F51 Pan-STARRS 1, Haleakala.  Observers N. Primak, A. Schultz. T. Goggia,
        M. Willman.  Measurer PS1 Science Consortium.  1.8-m Ritchey-Chretien
        + CCD.
    H06 iTelescope Observatory, Mayhill.  Observer H. Sato.  0.51-m f/6.8
        astrograph + CCD + f/4.5 focal reducer.
    
    Orbital elements:
        C/2014 A5 (PANSTARRS)
    T 2014 Aug. 4.56151 TT                                  MPC
    q   4.7855076            (2000.0)            P               Q
    z  +0.0084267      Peri.  181.20460     -0.66403230     -0.63559500
                       Node   310.58109     +0.69026797     -0.31867341
    e   0.9596740      Incl.   31.23245     +0.28738690     -0.70318294
    From 15 observations 2014 Jan. 4-27.
    
    Ephemeris:
        C/2014 A5 (PANSTARRS)
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase   m1    m2
    2013 12 28    07 39 22.1 +38 14 21   4.1448  5.0727   158.5     4.1  20.1
    ...
    2014 01 12    07 30 01.2 +37 36 23   4.0830  5.0361   164.1     3.1  20.1
    ...
    2014 01 20    07 24 58.5 +37 08 22   4.0781  5.0175   160.7     3.7  20.1
    ...
    2014 01 26    07 21 22.8 +36 43 53   4.0869  5.0039   156.3     4.5  20.1
    2014 01 27    07 20 48.3 +36 39 32   4.0894  5.0017   155.4     4.7  20.0
    2014 01 28    07 20 14.3 +36 35 06   4.0922  4.9995   154.6     4.9  20.0
    ...
    2014 02 03    07 17 02.3 +36 07 00   4.1150  4.9865   149.1     5.8  20.0
    ...
    2014 02 11    07 13 25.0 +35 25 55   4.1604  4.9697   141.4     7.1  20.1
    ...
    2014 02 26    07 09 04.4 +34 00 49   4.2858  4.9400   126.6     9.3  20.1
    
    Gareth V. Williams           (C) Copyright 2014 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2014-B54
    

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