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    M.P.E.C. 2015-B02                                Issued 2015 Jan. 16, 04:23 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
    
                                       2015 AQ43
    
    Observations:
         K15A43Q* C2015 01 15.44019 08 12 18.75 +49 44 42.8          17.9 VqEB002703
         K15A43Q  C2015 01 15.44575 08 12 37.58 +49 43 46.6          18.3 VqEB002703
         K15A43Q  C2015 01 15.45131 08 12 56.50 +49 42 48.3          18.1 VqEB002703
         K15A43Q  C2015 01 15.45687 08 13 14.95 +49 41 50.8          18.4 VqEB002703
         K15A43Q  C2015 01 15.54252 08 17 46.36 +49 26 51.9          19.4 VqEB002703
         K15A43Q  C2015 01 15.54290 08 17 47.34 +49 26 45.7          19.1 VqEB002703
         K15A43Q  C2015 01 15.54329 08 17 48.76 +49 26 43.1          19.5 VqEB002703
         K15A43Q  C2015 01 15.54367 08 17 49.75 +49 26 39.5          19.6 VqEB002703
         K15A43Q bC2015 01 15.80299 08 31 10.88 +49 00 21.4                qEB002J95
         K15A43Q KC2015 01 15.80625 08 31 16.82 +49 00 17.6                qEB002J95
         K15A43Q KC2015 01 15.80972 08 31 23.32 +49 00 13.5          18.8 RqEB002J95
    
    Observer details:
    703 Catalina Sky Survey.  Observer 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.  0.68-m Schmidt + CCD.
    J95 Great Shefford.  Observer P. Birtwhistle.  0.40-m f/6.0 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2015 AQ43                                                Earth MOID = 0.0001 AU
    Epoch 2014 Dec. 9.0 TT = JDT 2457000.5                  MPC
    M   6.06028              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.59133937     Peri.  294.31774     +0.65323208     -0.73793534
    a   1.4057611      Node   113.79490     +0.74434706     +0.58486405
    e   0.4223907      Incl.   10.67722     +0.13869135     +0.33672760
    P   1.67           H   28.4           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    150115 703  0.8-  0.5-    150115 703  0.5+  0.6+    150115 J95  0.1-  0.4-
    150115 703  0.8-  0.4+    150115 703  1.2-  1.6-    150115 J95  0.8-  0.1-
    150115 703  1.4+  0.5-    150115 703  1.1+  0.2-    150115 J95  0.8+  0.1+
    150115 703  0.5+  0.3-    150115 703  0.5-  0.2+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2015 AQ43                a,e,i = 1.41, 0.42, 11                  q = 0.8120
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2014 12 17    20 41 06.6 -45 42 34   0.2115  0.8425    43.2   126.9    30.1
    ...
    2015 01 01    20 59 08.2 -47 02 12   0.09755 0.9064    36.2   140.2    30.0
    ...
    2015 01 09    21 07 20.2 -47 10 23   0.03965 0.9504    33.2   145.5    28.9
    ...
    2015 01 15    07 17 35.9 +50 24 11   0.0033450.9865   150.4    29.5    17.3
    2015 01 16    08 35 35.7 +48 55 01   0.01036 0.9927   150.6    29.1    19.7
    2015 01 17    08 49 35.3 +48 15 48   0.01746 0.9990   150.4    29.1    20.9
    ...
    2015 01 23    09 02 53.2 +47 16 30   0.06040 1.0374   150.9    27.5    23.6
    ...
    2015 01 31    09 04 21.1 +46 27 47   0.1191  1.0908   151.0    26.0    25.2
    ...
    2015 02 15    09 05 12.3 +44 16 17   0.2374  1.1939   147.1    26.7    26.9
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2015 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2015-B02
    

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