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    M.P.E.C. 2015-V23                                Issued 2015 Nov. 4, 19:14 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 VX
    
    Observations:
         K15V00X* C2015 11 01.25022 01 32 09.33 +25 49 41.4          21.5 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 01.25631 01 32 09.51 +25 49 37.4          21.1 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 01.26241 01 32 09.66 +25 49 33.5          20.8 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 01.26851 01 32 09.79 +25 49 28.6          21.1 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 01.34535 01 32 11.63 +25 48 33.9          20.6 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 01.34796 01 32 11.67 +25 48 32.5          20.3 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 01.35058 01 32 11.70 +25 48 31.4          20.3 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 01.35317 01 32 11.83 +25 48 28.4          21.1 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 02.27597 01 32 55.53 +25 37 54.5          21.0 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 02.27876 01 32 55.53 +25 37 52.6          20.7 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 02.28153 01 32 55.66 +25 37 50.5          20.7 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 02.28431 01 32 55.71 +25 37 48.7          21.0 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X KC2015 11 03.17746001 33 39.29 +25 27 01.2          21.0 VuEV023H21
         K15V00X KC2015 11 03.18233001 33 39.43 +25 26 57.6          20.9 VuEV023H21
         K15V00X KC2015 11 03.18720801 33 39.58 +25 26 54.2          21.1 VuEV023H21
         K15V00X KC2015 11 03.21251 01 33 40.72 +25 26 36.5          20.3 RqEV023H36
         K15V00X KC2015 11 03.22433 01 33 41.12 +25 26 27.1          20.3 RqEV023H36
         K15V00X KC2015 11 03.23318 01 33 41.41 +25 26 20.5          20.4 RqEV023H36
         K15V00X  C2015 11 03.24105 01 33 42.43 +25 26 21.2          21.1 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 03.24593 01 33 42.52 +25 26 17.2          20.8 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 03.25083 01 33 42.69 +25 26 14.2          21.0 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X  C2015 11 03.25571 01 33 42.80 +25 26 10.1          20.9 VqEV023G96
         K15V00X KC2015 11 04.21178801 34 30.35 +25 14 10.4          20.8 VuEV023H21
         K15V00X KC2015 11 04.21513701 34 30.50 +25 14 07.5          21.0 VuEV023H21
         K15V00X KC2015 11 04.21837701 34 30.60 +25 14 04.7          20.7 VuEV023H21
         K15V00X KC2015 11 04.22485601 34 30.74 +25 14 00.3          20.8 VuEV023H21
    
    Observer details:
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observers R. G. Matheny, E. J. Christensen.  Measurers
        E. J. Christensen, D. C. Fuls, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, R. E. Hill,
        J. A. Johnson, R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson, R. G. Matheny, F. C. Shelly.
        1.5-m reflector + CCD.
    H21 Astronomical Research Observatory, Westfield.  Observers T. Linder,
        R. Holmes.  Measurers T. Linder, R. Holmes, L. Buzzi.  0.76-m f/3.0
        astrograph + CCD.
    H36 Sandlot Observatory, Scranton.  Observer G. Hug.  0.56-m reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2015 VX                                                  Earth MOID = 0.1508 AU
    Epoch 2016 Jan. 13.0 TT = JDT 2457400.5                 MPC
    M  30.59870              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.56973720     Peri.  156.29013     +0.58496648     -0.80923021
    a   1.4410742      Node   257.86619     +0.73494534     +0.55725147
    e   0.2100366      Incl.    3.19047     +0.34302997     +0.18605716
    P   1.73           H   23.7           G   0.15           U   8
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    151101 G96  0.2-  0.1+    151102 G96  0.9-  0.1-    151103 G96  0.0   0.1+
    151101 G96  0.4+  0.1+    151102 G96  0.1-  0.2-    151103 G96  0.5-  0.4-
    151101 G96  0.5+  0.3+    151102 G96  0.3-  0.0     151103 G96  0.1-  0.1+
    151101 G96  0.4+  0.4-    151103 H21  0.1-  0.2+    151103 G96  0.4-  0.4-
    151101 G96  0.3+  0.5-    151103 H21  0.1-  0.1+    151104 H21  0.1-  0.3+
    151101 G96  0.1-  0.1+    151103 H21  0.0   0.2+    151104 H21  0.5+  0.0
    151101 G96  0.7-  0.9+    151103 H36  0.3-  0.4+    151104 H21  0.4+  0.3-
    151101 G96  0.2+  0.2-    151103 H36  0.5+  0.3-    151104 H21  0.5-  0.4+
    151102 G96  0.1+  0.2-    151103 H36  1.0+  0.4-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2015 VX                  a,e,i = 1.44, 0.21, 3                   q = 1.1384
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2015 10 05    01 19 48.2 +26 54 45   0.2016  1.1869   155.7    20.3    21.6
    ...
    2015 10 20    01 25 22.5 +27 21 58   0.1720  1.1612   162.5    15.0    21.0
    ...
    2015 10 28    01 29 18.7 +26 32 25   0.1631  1.1511   163.7    14.0    20.9
    ...
    2015 11 03    01 33 30.3 +25 29 24   0.1593  1.1455   162.9    14.7    20.8
    2015 11 04    01 34 19.9 +25 17 04   0.1590  1.1447   162.7    15.0    20.8
    2015 11 05    01 35 11.9 +25 04 18   0.1587  1.1439   162.4    15.2    20.8
    ...
    2015 11 11    01 41 19.0 +23 40 00   0.1585  1.1404   160.0    17.3    20.9
    ...
    2015 11 19    01 52 08.4 +21 37 37   0.1623  1.1384   155.8    20.9    21.1
    ...
    2015 12 04    02 19 54.3 +18 12 04   0.1819  1.1429   147.2    27.8    21.5
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2015 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2015-V23
    

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