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    M.P.E.C. 2015-K92                                Issued 2015 May 25, 21:28 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
    
                                      2015 KP120
    
    Observations:
         K15KC0P* C2015 05 22.47862 16 03 57.664-15 36 44.16         21.1 wLEK092F51
         K15KC0P  C2015 05 22.49119 16 03 53.100-15 38 32.31         21.2 wLEK092F51
         K15KC0P  C2015 05 22.50379 16 03 48.591-15 40 19.86         21.1 wLEK092F51
         K15KC0P _C2015 05 23.39151615 58 46.711-17 46 00.03         21.1 RtEK092568
         K15KC0P _C2015 05 23.39281815 58 46.243-17 46 11.12         20.9 RtEK092568
         K15KC0P _C2015 05 23.39412115 58 45.769-17 46 22.02         21.0 RtEK092568
         K15KC0P _C2015 05 23.39540815 58 45.301-17 46 32.93         20.9 RtEK092568
         K15KC0P _C2015 05 23.39670815 58 44.835-17 46 43.74         21.0 RtEK092568
         K15KC0P  C2015 05 25.22237 15 48 22.64 -21 53 57.5          21.5 RoEK092926
         K15KC0P  C2015 05 25.22956 15 48 20.14 -21 54 54.4          20.9 RoEK092926
         K15KC0P  C2015 05 25.23676 15 48 17.53 -21 55 51.8          21.5 RoEK092926
    
    Observer details:
    568 Mauna Kea.  Observers R. J. Wainscoat, P. Forshay.  Measurers M. Micheli,
        R. J. Wainscoat.  3.6-m Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope + CCD.
    926 Tenagra II Observatory.  Observers M. Schwartz, P. R. Holvorcem.  Measurer
        M. Schwartz.  0.81-m f/7 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    F51 Pan-STARRS 1, Haleakala.  Observers B. Gibson, T. Goggia, N. Primak,
        A. Schultz, M. Willman.  Measurers K. Chambers, S. Chastel, L. Denneau,
        H. Flewelling, M. Huber, E. Lilly, E. Magnier, R. Wainscoat, C. Waters,
        R. Weryk.  1.8-m Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2015 KP120                                               Earth MOID = 0.1732 AU
    Epoch 2015 June 27.0 TT = JDT 2457200.5                 MPC
    M  69.52347              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.63241198     Peri.  110.55406     -0.88578925     -0.16266968
    a   1.3442168      Node    62.39929     -0.12127962     -0.82287348
    e   0.2091294      Incl.   29.37082     +0.44796055     -0.54444267
    P   1.56           H   24.3           G   0.15           U   8
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    150522 F51  0.0   0.1+    150523 568  0.1+  0.1-    150525 926  0.4-  0.4+
    150522 F51  0.3-  0.2-    150523 568  0.1+  0.0     150525 926  0.4+  0.2+
    150522 F51  0.3+  0.2+    150523 568  0.0   0.1-    150525 926  0.2-  0.5-
    150523 568  0.1+  0.1+    150523 568  0.1+  0.0
    
    Ephemeris:
    2015 KP120               a,e,i = 1.34, 0.21, 29                  q = 1.0631
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2015 04 25    17 59 19.8 +33 55 10   0.2719  1.1193   107.8    58.8    23.8
    ...
    2015 05 10    17 09 28.4 +13 50 37   0.1926  1.1564   136.3    37.1    22.5
    ...
    2015 05 18    16 29 11.4 -04 31 41   0.1759  1.1786   160.4    16.7    21.8
    ...
    2015 05 24    15 55 18.1 -19 09 36   0.1836  1.1961   178.0     1.7    21.2
    2015 05 25    15 49 37.2 -21 24 04   0.1866  1.1991   176.4     3.1    21.4
    2015 05 26    15 43 58.6 -23 33 13   0.1901  1.2021   173.7     5.3    21.5
    ...
    2015 06 01    15 11 50.4 -34 21 26   0.2193  1.2203   158.2    18.0    22.4
    ...
    2015 06 09    14 36 56.9 -43 31 24   0.2743  1.2451   143.0    29.4    23.2
    ...
    2015 06 24    14 02 11.1 -51 30 47   0.4020  1.2925   125.6    39.7    24.5
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2015 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2015-K92
    

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