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    M.P.E.C. 2015-T114                               Issued 2015 Oct. 14, 15:08 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 TQ178
    
    Observations:
         K15TH8Q* C2015 10 10.35481 02 52 59.80 +25 16 29.6          21.1 rRET114G45
         K15TH8Q  C2015 10 10.36027 02 52 59.38 +25 16 27.2          21.0 rRET114G45
         K15TH8Q  C2015 10 10.36768 02 52 58.75 +25 16 22.4          21.1 rRET114G45
         K15TH8Q  C2015 10 10.37293 02 52 58.28 +25 16 19.6          21.3 rRET114G45
         K15TH8Q KC2015 10 11.00407 02 52 07.38 +25 10 26.6          20.4 RtET114J04
         K15TH8Q KC2015 10 11.01068 02 52 06.81 +25 10 23.2          20.3 RtET114J04
         K15TH8Q KC2015 10 11.01729 02 52 06.22 +25 10 19.5          20.4 RtET114J04
         K15TH8Q  C2015 10 11.17623502 51 53.44 +25 08 45.4          20.9 VtET114H01
         K15TH8Q  C2015 10 11.18010002 51 53.11 +25 08 43.4          21.3 VtET114H01
         K15TH8Q  C2015 10 11.19422602 51 51.90 +25 08 35.7          21.1 VtET114H01
         K15TH8Q  C2015 10 11.20428502 51 51.04 +25 08 30.3          21.1 VtET114H01
         K15TH8Q KC2015 10 13.35924802 48 48.28 +24 47 20.6          20.4 VuET114H21
         K15TH8Q KC2015 10 13.36391402 48 47.85 +24 47 17.9          20.5 VuET114H21
         K15TH8Q KC2015 10 13.36832902 48 47.45 +24 47 15.5          20.6 VuET114H21
         K15TH8Q KC2015 10 14.43014 02 47 15.62 +24 36 21.1                oET114291
         K15TH8Q KC2015 10 14.43302 02 47 15.42 +24 36 19.6          20.3 RoET114291
         K15TH8Q KC2015 10 14.43590 02 47 15.07 +24 36 17.8          20.7 RoET114291
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observer T. H. Bressi.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + CCD.
    G45 Space Surveillance Telescope, Atom Site.  Observers M. Blythe, R. Brungard,
        P. Festler, T. McVey, J. Paige, G. Spitz.  Measurers M. Cornell, A. Klein,
        J. Ruprecht, G. Ushomirsky, J. Varey, D. Woods.  3.5-m f/1 reflector + CCD.
    H01 Magdalena Ridge Observatory, Socorro.  Observers W. H. Ryan, E. V. Ryan.
        Measurer W. H. Ryan.  2.4-m f/8.9 reflector + CCD.
    H21 Astronomical Research Observatory, Westfield.  Observers T. Linder,
        R. Holmes.  Measurers T. Linder, R. Holmes, L. Buzzi, S. Foglia.  0.76-m
        f/3.0 astrograph + CCD.
    J04 ESA Optical Ground Station, Tenerife.  Observer P. Ruiz.  Measurers
        A. Knoefel, D. Koschny, M. Busch, M. Micheli, E. Schwab.  1.0-m f/4.4
        reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2015 TQ178                                               Earth MOID = 0.1013 AU
    Epoch 2016 Jan. 13.0 TT = JDT 2457400.5                 MPC
    M  59.20570              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.31332045     Peri.   46.89286     +0.63183608     +0.77235229
    a   2.1468921      Node   262.40891     -0.72888588     +0.56342871
    e   0.4850341      Incl.    3.77324     -0.26364474     +0.29329169
    P   3.15           H   20.3           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    151010 G45  0.7-  0.1-    151011 J04  0.0   0.0     151013 H21  0.1-  0.2-
    151010 G45  0.1+  0.5+    151011 H01  0.1+  0.0     151013 H21  0.0   0.1+
    151010 G45  0.3+  0.2-    151011 H01  0.1+  0.1+    151014 291  0.2-  0.2-
    151010 G45  0.2+  0.1-    151011 H01  0.0   0.0     151014 291  0.7+  0.2+
    151011 J04  0.0   0.1-    151011 H01  0.0   0.0     151014 291  0.4-  0.2+
    151011 J04  0.1+  0.1+    151013 H21  0.0   0.4-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2015 TQ178               a,e,i = 2.15, 0.49, 4                   q = 1.1056
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2015 09 14    03 11 26.0 +27 15 26   0.5269  1.3336   117.4    42.0    21.2
    ...
    2015 09 29    03 05 44.4 +26 38 41   0.5354  1.4232   133.2    30.9    21.0
    ...
    2015 10 07    02 57 20.7 +25 45 35   0.5465  1.4733   143.0    24.1    21.0
    ...
    2015 10 13    02 49 19.4 +24 51 03   0.5601  1.5115   150.7    18.8    20.9
    2015 10 14    02 47 53.4 +24 40 52   0.5628  1.5179   152.0    18.0    20.9
    2015 10 15    02 46 26.3 +24 30 24   0.5658  1.5243   153.3    17.1    20.9
    ...
    2015 10 21    02 37 30.7 +23 22 37   0.5872  1.5630   161.2    11.8    20.8
    ...
    2015 10 29    02 25 52.9 +21 44 06   0.6265  1.6150   170.8     5.7    20.8
    ...
    2015 11 13    02 08 43.0 +18 46 24   0.7367  1.7126   165.3     8.4    21.4
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2015 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2015-T114
    

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