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    M.P.E.C. 2015-Q51                                Issued 2015 Aug. 23, 01:59 UT
    
         The Minor Planet Electronic Circulars contain information on unusual
             minor planets and routine data on comets.  They are published
        on behalf of Division F 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 QT8
    
    Observations:
         K15Q08T* C2015 08 21.51302 23 33 11.661+03 26 14.41         20.0 wLEQ051F51
         K15Q08T  C2015 08 21.52567 23 33 16.002+03 24 35.84         19.9 wLEQ051F51
         K15Q08T  C2015 08 21.53827 23 33 20.316+03 22 57.49         19.9 wLEQ051F51
         K15Q08T KC2015 08 22.00165 23 36 17.92 +02 22 11.8                tEQ051104
         K15Q08T KC2015 08 22.00995 23 36 20.79 +02 21 07.0          19.5  tEQ051104
         K15Q08T KC2015 08 22.01530 23 36 22.64 +02 20 25.6          19.6  tEQ051104
         K15Q08T KC2015 08 22.94716 23 42 11.49 +00 19 40.4          19.2 VtEQ051595
         K15Q08T KC2015 08 22.95467 23 42 14.04 +00 18 42.3                tEQ051595
         K15Q08T KC2015 08 23.04486 23 42 44.81 +00 07 04.1                tEQ051595
         K15Q08T KC2015 08 23.04885 23 42 46.17 +00 06 33.1          19.0 VtEQ051595
    
    Observer details:
    104 San Marcello Pistoiese.  Observer P. Bacci.  Measurers P. Bacci, L. Tesi,
        G. Fagioli.  0.60-m f/4 reflector + CCD.
    595 Farra d'Isonzo.  Observers L. Bittesini, E. Pettarin.  Measurer
        E. Pettarin.  0.61-m f/4.0 reflector + 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 QT8                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0820 AU
    Epoch 2015 June 27.0 TT = JDT 2457200.5                 MPC
    M 335.10068              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.53229964     Peri.  169.26209     +0.78474081     +0.61128345
    a   1.5078747      Node   152.23825     -0.58374605     +0.78449752
    e   0.2771922      Incl.   12.71718     -0.20838044     +0.10438477
    P   1.85           H   23.6           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    150821 F51  0.1-  0.0     150822 104  0.2-  0.2-    150823 595  0.1-  0.1+
    150821 F51  0.1+  0.1+    150822 104  0.3-  0.1+    150823 595  0.1-  0.0
    150821 F51  0.1+  0.0     150822 595  0.4+  0.1-
    150822 104  0.1+  0.0     150822 595  0.1-  0.0
    
    Ephemeris:
    2015 QT8                 a,e,i = 1.51, 0.28, 13                  q = 1.0899
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2015 07 24    20 43 45.1 +37 44 15   0.1516  1.1032   121.7    51.5    21.6
    ...
    2015 08 08    22 03 46.5 +27 48 24   0.1065  1.0907   133.9    42.0    20.6
    ...
    2015 08 16    22 56 57.0 +14 58 33   0.09262 1.0902   145.3    31.9    20.0
    ...
    2015 08 22    23 36 16.0 +02 23 35   0.09062 1.0928   152.5    25.3    19.7
    2015 08 23    23 42 28.4 +00 14 06   0.09109 1.0935   153.2    24.6    19.7
    2015 08 24    23 48 32.6 -01 54 12   0.09178 1.0942   153.7    24.2    19.7
    ...
    2015 08 30    00 21 30.5 -13 42 00   0.1004  1.1000   152.7    24.9    20.0
    ...
    2015 09 07    00 54 49.6 -25 13 41   0.1212  1.1113   146.8    29.8    20.5
    ...
    2015 09 22    01 27 33.5 -35 41 37   0.1766  1.1427   138.8    35.4    21.6
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2015 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2015-Q51
    

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