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    M.P.E.C. 2014-X15                                Issued 2014 Dec. 2, 00:59 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
    
                                      2014 WC366
    
    Observations:
         K14Wa6C* C2014 11 29.30382 04 34 57.13 +31 47 07.6          20.6 VqEX015G96
         K14Wa6C  C2014 11 29.30996 04 34 57.98 +31 47 03.2          20.6 VqEX015G96
         K14Wa6C  C2014 11 29.32223 04 34 59.70 +31 46 54.1          20.6 VqEX015G96
         K14Wa6C  C2014 11 29.41604 04 35 13.07 +31 45 36.4          20.4 VqEX015G96
         K14Wa6C  C2014 11 29.42384 04 35 14.23 +31 45 29.4          20.7 VqEX015G96
         K14Wa6C  C2014 11 30.35132 04 38 22.35 +31 32 42.0          19.5 VqEX015G96
         K14Wa6C  C2014 11 30.35330 04 38 22.74 +31 32 39.7          19.8 VqEX015G96
         K14Wa6C  C2014 11 30.35529 04 38 23.07 +31 32 37.7          20.3 VqEX015G96
         K14Wa6C  C2014 12 01.47010 04 42 55.22 +31 11 40.1          20.9 VqEX015G96
         K14Wa6C  C2014 12 01.47130 04 42 55.50 +31 11 38.3          20.3 VqEX015G96
         K14Wa6C  C2014 12 01.47251 04 42 55.82 +31 11 36.2          20.2 VqEX015G96
         K14Wa6C  C2014 12 01.47371 04 42 56.16 +31 11 34.3          19.8 VqEX015G96
         K14Wa6C  C2014 12 01.47491 04 42 56.49 +31 11 32.5          20.0 VqEX015G96
    
    Observer details:
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observers A. R. Gibbs, R. E. Hill.  Measurers
        E. J. Christensen, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, R. E. Hill, J. A. Johnson,
        R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson, R. G. Matheny, F. C. Shelly.  1.5-m
        reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2014 WC366                                               Earth MOID = 0.0054 AU
    Epoch 2014 Dec. 9.0 TT = JDT 2457000.5                  MPC
    M 343.11497              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.39110015     Peri.  247.39304     -0.78807051     -0.60766200
    a   1.8518710      Node   255.04673     +0.59557310     -0.71219260
    e   0.5782979      Incl.    5.84844     +0.15568415     -0.35146635
    P   2.52           H   25.0           G   0.15           U   8
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    141129 G96  0.1-  0.0     141130 G96  0.3-  0.2+    141201 G96  0.2-  0.1-
    141129 G96  0.1-  0.0     141130 G96  0.3+  0.1-    141201 G96  0.2+  0.1-
    141129 G96  0.3+  0.2-    141130 G96  0.0   0.0     141201 G96  0.5+  0.0
    141129 G96  0.1+  0.0     141201 G96  0.1-  0.0
    141129 G96  0.1-  0.2+    141201 G96  0.4-  0.1+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2014 WC366               a,e,i = 1.85, 0.58, 6                   q = 0.7809
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2014 11 02    04 07 27.3 +31 37 46   0.3571  1.3173   151.5    21.0    24.4
    ...
    2014 11 17    04 17 27.8 +32 25 39   0.2022  1.1832   162.5    14.6    22.7
    ...
    2014 11 25    04 25 49.0 +32 18 32   0.1278  1.1122   167.1    11.4    21.5
    ...
    2014 12 01    04 40 56.7 +31 21 36   0.07495 1.0600   169.9     9.4    20.1
    2014 12 02    04 45 40.6 +30 59 48   0.06635 1.0515   170.3     9.1    19.8
    2014 12 03    04 51 44.9 +30 30 07   0.05781 1.0429   170.8     8.7    19.5
    ...
    2014 12 09    08 05 23.9 +02 32 12   0.01205 0.9929   131.2    48.3    17.2
    ...
    2014 12 17    15 18 29.3 -35 58 07   0.06432 0.9305    32.4   145.4    26.5
    ...
    2015 01 01    15 59 20.0 -34 14 24   0.1979  0.8349    37.5   134.3    27.2
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2014 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2014-X15
    

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