• MPC Preparation (Info)

  • MPEC 2015-K95 : 2015 KS120

    The following Minor Planet Electronic Circular may be linked-to from your own Web pages, but must not otherwise be redistributed electronically.

    A form allowing access to any MPEC is at the bottom of this page.


    Read MPEC 2015-K94 Read MPEC 2015-K96


    M.P.E.C. 2015-K95                                Issued 2015 May 25, 21:37 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 KS120
    
    Observations:
         K15KC0S* C2015 05 22.49273 16 07 21.249-08 53 20.85         21.4 wLEK095F51
         K15KC0S  C2015 05 22.50531 16 07 18.178-08 52 09.56         21.4 wLEK095F51
         K15KC0S  C2015 05 22.51787 16 07 15.115-08 50 58.11         21.5 wLEK095F51
         K15KC0S _C2015 05 23.39801916 04 16.177-07 29 14.44         21.3 RtEK095568
         K15KC0S _C2015 05 23.40005116 04 15.682-07 29 03.32         20.9 RtEK095568
         K15KC0S _C2015 05 23.40139216 04 15.363-07 28 55.94         20.8 RtEK095568
         K15KC0S _C2015 05 23.40396116 04 14.742-07 28 41.90         20.7 RtEK095568
         K15KC0S  C2015 05 25.19772 15 58 20.38 -04 49 22.8          20.8 RoEK095926
         K15KC0S  C2015 05 25.20606 15 58 18.53 -04 48 39.8          20.8 RoEK095926
         K15KC0S  C2015 05 25.21442 15 58 16.72 -04 47 56.5          21.3 RoEK095926
    
    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 KS120                                               Earth MOID = 0.0787 AU
    Epoch 2015 June 27.0 TT = JDT 2457200.5                 MPC
    M 186.99536              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   1.01009761     Peri.  208.51392     +0.12290718     -0.98338895
    a   0.9837706      Node   234.72922     +0.93876740     +0.15885734
    e   0.1387300      Incl.    9.41579     +0.32188443     -0.08780959
    P   0.98           H   25.4           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    150522 F51  0.0   0.0     150523 568  0.0   0.0     150525 926  0.3-  0.1-
    150522 F51  0.1+  0.1-    150523 568  0.0   0.0     150525 926  0.1+  0.2+
    150522 F51  0.0   0.0     150523 568  0.0   0.0
    150523 568  0.1+  0.0     150525 926  0.2+  0.1-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2015 KS120               a,e,i = 0.98, 0.14, 9                   q = 0.8473
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2015 04 25    17 54 36.7 -48 27 11   0.1150  1.0704   121.5    53.2    22.8
    ...
    2015 05 10    16 57 11.7 -29 47 23   0.09382 1.0931   151.7    26.0    21.6
    ...
    2015 05 18    16 24 10.6 -16 16 35   0.09289 1.1025   168.3    10.7    21.1
    ...
    2015 05 24    16 02 13.0 -06 34 01   0.09846 1.1083   165.9    12.8    21.3
    2015 05 25    15 58 55.7 -05 05 42   0.09988 1.1092   164.2    14.4    21.4
    2015 05 26    15 55 45.5 -03 40 33   0.1014  1.1100   162.4    16.0    21.5
    ...
    2015 06 01    15 39 17.5 +03 38 28   0.1131  1.1143   151.2    26.0    22.1
    ...
    2015 06 09    15 23 56.4 +10 18 33   0.1333  1.1182   138.4    37.0    22.8
    ...
    2015 06 24    15 12 07.3 +16 01 31   0.1783  1.1200   121.5    50.7    23.8
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2015 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2015-K95
    

    Read MPEC 2015-K94 Read MPEC 2015-K96


    MPEC number:

    Enter an MPEC number in one of the following forms:

    • 1997-B01 (the full form)
    • J97B01 (the packed version of the full form)
    • B01 (the abbreviated form)