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    M.P.E.C. 2015-M70                                Issued 2015 June 28, 16:38 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 MZ8
    
    Additional Observations:
         K15M08Z  C2015 06 26.49666 20 45 01.742-11 31 54.82         21.2 wLEM070F51
         K15M08Z  C2015 06 26.50859 20 45 01.093-11 31 51.25         21.0 wLEM070F51
         K15M08Z  C2015 06 26.53238 20 44 59.795-11 31 44.16         21.0 wLEM070F51
         K15M08Z KC2015 06 28.35234620 43 21.93 -11 22 52.5          21.6 VuEM070H21
         K15M08Z KC2015 06 28.36226620 43 21.38 -11 22 49.6          21.3 VuEM070H21
         K15M08Z KC2015 06 28.37298320 43 20.78 -11 22 46.4          21.4 VuEM070H21
    
    Observer details:
    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.
    H21 Astronomical Research Observatory, Westfield.  Observer R. Holmes.
        Measurers S. Foglia, L. Buzzi, T. Linder, R. Holmes.  1.3-m f/4.0
        astrograph + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2015 MZ8
    Epoch 2015 June 27.0 TT = JDT 2457200.5                 MPC
    M  40.50614              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.17399479     Peri.  273.99700     -0.89187114     +0.32232772
    a   3.1776926      Node   285.03307     -0.15561739     -0.87736925
    e   0.5071331      Incl.   19.17958     -0.42467529     -0.35542656
    P   5.66           H   17.0           G   0.15           U   6
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    150616 F51  0.1-  0.0     150618 F51  0.0   0.1-    150626 F51  0.0   0.0
    150616 F51  0.0   0.0     150618 F51  0.0   0.1+    150628 H21  0.2-  0.1+
    150616 F51  0.1+  0.0     150618 F51  0.0   0.0     150628 H21  0.0   0.1+
    150616 F51  0.0   0.1-    150626 F51  0.0   0.0     150628 H21  0.1+  0.2+
    150618 F51  0.0   0.1+    150626 F51  0.0   0.0
    
    Ephemeris:
    2015 MZ8                 a,e,i = 3.18, 0.51, 19                  q = 1.5662
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2015 05 29    20 58 58.1 -14 36 29   1.7920  2.3922   114.1    22.7    21.2
    ...
    2015 06 13    20 54 33.9 -12 49 03   1.7101  2.4772   128.9    18.6    21.1
    ...
    2015 06 21    20 49 29.2 -12 00 56   1.6791  2.5224   137.4    15.8    21.0
    ...
    2015 06 27    20 44 35.1 -11 29 23   1.6636  2.5561   143.9    13.5    20.9
    2015 06 28    20 43 41.3 -11 24 30   1.6617  2.5617   145.0    13.2    20.9
    2015 06 29    20 42 46.2 -11 19 44   1.6601  2.5674   146.1    12.8    20.9
    ...
    2015 07 05    20 36 52.2 -10 53 31   1.6551  2.6009   152.8    10.3    20.8
    ...
    2015 07 13    20 28 12.6 -10 24 47   1.6622  2.6454   161.4     7.1    20.7
    ...
    2015 07 28    20 11 20.5 -09 49 01   1.7225  2.7281   169.9     3.7    20.7
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2015 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2015-M70
    

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