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    M.P.E.C. 2015-V101                               Issued 2015 Nov.  9, 14:12 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 VA65
    
    Observations:
         K15V65A* C2015 11 06.48263 02 43 09.594+21 55 48.42         21.8 wLEV101F51
         K15V65A  C2015 11 06.49547 02 43 08.478+21 55 38.47         21.1 wLEV101F51
         K15V65A  C2015 11 06.50822 02 43 07.388+21 55 28.62         21.4 wLEV101F51
         K15V65A  C2015 11 06.52101 02 43 06.266+21 55 18.75         21.0 wLEV101F51
         K15V65A  C2015 11 07.21138702 42 11.21 +21 46 21.6          21.8 VtEV101H01
         K15V65A KC2015 11 07.22827 02 42 09.81 +21 46 09.4          20.7 RoEV101291
         K15V65A  C2015 11 07.23036802 42 09.60 +21 46 07.1          21.6 VtEV101H01
         K15V65A KC2015 11 07.23329 02 42 09.38 +21 46 05.6          20.9 RoEV101291
         K15V65A  C2015 11 07.23491502 42 09.21 +21 46 03.7          21.8 VtEV101H01
         K15V65A KC2015 11 07.23833 02 42 08.96 +21 46 01.7          20.9 RoEV101291
         K15V65A  C2015 11 07.24159102 42 08.64 +21 45 58.6          21.7 VtEV101H01
         K15V65A  C2015 11 07.31106 02 42 03.446+21 45 07.53         21.2 wLEV101F51
         K15V65A  C2015 11 07.32337 02 42 02.399+21 44 57.96         21.4 wLEV101F51
         K15V65A  C2015 11 07.33563 02 42 01.359+21 44 48.81         21.2 wLEV101F51
         K15V65A  C2015 11 07.34797 02 42 00.293+21 44 39.44         21.3 wLEV101F51
         K15V65A  C2015 11 07.36874 02 41 57.85 +21 44 21.5          21.1 RoEV101926
         K15V65A  C2015 11 07.38125 02 41 56.78 +21 44 11.4          21.3 RoEV101926
         K15V65A  C2015 11 07.39367 02 41 55.77 +21 44 02.5          21.7 RoEV101926
         K15V65A _C2015 11 07.53273502 41 44.536+21 42 16.56         20.8 RtEV101568
         K15V65A _C2015 11 07.53380802 41 44.448+21 42 15.71         20.8 RtEV101568
         K15V65A _C2015 11 07.53490902 41 44.353+21 42 14.82         20.9 RtEV101568
         K15V65A KC2015 11 09.40483 02 39 19.36 +21 18 29.3          20.9 RoEV101291
         K15V65A KC2015 11 09.40779 02 39 19.09 +21 18 26.1          21.0 RoEV101291
         K15V65A KC2015 11 09.41074 02 39 18.89 +21 18 23.6          21.0 RoEV101291
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observers R. S. McMillan, M. T. Read.  1.8-m f/2.7
        reflector + CCD.
    568 Mauna Kea.  Observers R. J. Wainscoat, L. Wells.  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.
    H01 Magdalena Ridge Observatory, Socorro.  Observers W. H. Ryan, E. V. Ryan.
        Measurer W. H. Ryan.  2.4-m f/8.9 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2015 VA65                                                Earth MOID = 0.0720 AU
    Epoch 2016 Jan. 13.0 TT = JDT 2457400.5                 MPC
    M  54.31566              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.30017463     Peri.   54.86449     +0.67706175     +0.73257279
    a   2.2091238      Node   257.91072     -0.69639408     +0.60693979
    e   0.5198416      Incl.    4.11545     -0.23795518     +0.30815776
    P   3.28           H   20.8           G   0.15           U   8
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    151106 F51  0.1-  0.4-    151107 H01  0.0   0.1-    151107 926  0.3-  0.2+
    151106 F51  0.0   0.2-    151107 291  0.3-  0.1+    151107 926  0.2+  1.1+
    151106 F51  0.2+  0.1+    151107 H01  0.0   0.1-    151107 568  0.1-  0.2-
    151106 F51  0.0   0.3+    151107 F51  0.2+  0.2+    151107 568  0.0   0.2-
    151107 H01  0.0   0.1-    151107 F51  0.1+  0.2-    151107 568  0.1-  0.2-
    151107 291  0.4-  0.2+    151107 F51  0.1+  0.0     151109 291  0.2+  0.6+
    151107 H01  0.1+  0.2-    151107 F51  0.1-  0.1-    151109 291  0.3-  0.3-
    151107 291  0.4-  0.2+    151107 926  0.2-  0.5+    151109 291  0.2+  0.5-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2015 VA65                a,e,i = 2.21, 0.52, 4                   q = 1.0607
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2015 10 10    03 24 54.4 +27 26 00   0.5247  1.4392   139.6    26.7    21.4
    ...
    2015 10 25    03 02 07.5 +24 39 17   0.5716  1.5434   159.7    12.9    21.3
    ...
    2015 11 02    02 49 35.3 +22 54 35   0.6130  1.5996   170.0     6.2    21.2
    ...
    2015 11 08    02 41 08.2 +21 36 20   0.6529  1.6419   174.3     3.4    21.3
    2015 11 09    02 39 50.7 +21 23 38   0.6603  1.6489   174.1     3.5    21.3
    2015 11 10    02 38 35.4 +21 11 06   0.6679  1.6560   173.7     3.8    21.4
    ...
    2015 11 16    02 31 55.4 +19 59 49   0.7182  1.6981   167.9     7.0    21.7
    ...
    2015 11 24    02 25 31.5 +18 38 32   0.7972  1.7540   158.6    11.9    22.2
    ...
    2015 12 09    02 21 04.2 +16 56 15   0.9786  1.8573   142.1    19.0    23.1
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2015 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2015-V101
    

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