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    M.P.E.C. 2015-V122                               Issued 2015 Nov. 11, 14:09 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 VD66
    
    Observations:
         K15V66D* C2015 11 08.46363 04 26 06.368-02 11 33.16         20.9 wLEV122F51
         K15V66D  C2015 11 08.51647 04 25 59.401-02 10 50.02         21.0 wLEV122F51
         K15V66D  C2015 11 08.52976 04 25 57.638-02 10 38.80         20.8 wLEV122F51
         K15V66D KC2015 11 09.29757104 24 19.11 -01 59 48.9          20.4 RtEV122W86
         K15V66D KC2015 11 09.30239904 24 18.46 -01 59 44.9          20.8 RtEV122W86
         K15V66D KC2015 11 09.30722504 24 17.79 -01 59 40.6          20.4 RtEV122W86
         K15V66D KC2015 11 09.31927 04 24 16.72 -01 59 44.3                oEV122291
         K15V66D KC2015 11 09.32221 04 24 16.32 -01 59 41.7          20.4 RoEV122291
         K15V66D KC2015 11 09.32517 04 24 15.94 -01 59 39.3          20.2 RoEV122291
         K15V66D KC2015 11 10.23655 04 22 16.48 -01 46 32.4          20.1 RoEV122291
         K15V66D KC2015 11 10.23950 04 22 16.07 -01 46 29.6          20.2 RoEV122291
         K15V66D KC2015 11 10.24246 04 22 15.65 -01 46 26.9          20.3 RoEV122291
         K15V66D KC2015 11 10.24387 04 22 15.34 -01 46 29.5          21.1 RqEV122H36
         K15V66D KC2015 11 10.25858 04 22 13.31 -01 46 15.6          20.4 RqEV122H36
         K15V66D KC2015 11 10.27484 04 22 11.08 -01 45 59.7          20.1 RqEV122H36
         K15V66D KC2015 11 11.41269 04 19 36.72 -01 28 52.0          20.3 RoEV122291
         K15V66D KC2015 11 11.41468 04 19 36.42 -01 28 49.9          20.2 RoEV122291
         K15V66D KC2015 11 11.41667 04 19 36.15 -01 28 48.3          20.4 RoEV122291
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observers R. S. McMillan, M. T. Read, T. H. Bressi.
        1.8-m f/2.7 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.
    H36 Sandlot Observatory, Scranton.  Observer G. Hug.  0.56-m reflector + CCD.
    W86 Cerro Tololo-LCOGT B.  Observers T. Lister, S. Greenstreet, E. Gomez.
        Measurer T. Lister.  1.0-m f/8 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2015 VD66                                                Earth MOID = 0.1380 AU
    Epoch 2016 Jan. 13.0 TT = JDT 2457400.5                 MPC
    M 248.73903              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.62084824     Peri.  138.40974     -0.79560552     +0.43540398
    a   1.3608568      Node    72.18038     -0.60296434     -0.63649069
    e   0.1829642      Incl.   26.26079     +0.05870150     -0.63663410
    P   1.59           H   19.8           G   0.15           U   8
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    151108 F51  0.0   0.1-    151109 291  0.2-  0.1+    151110 H36  0.9+  2.1-
    151108 F51  0.1+  0.1-    151109 291  0.3-  0.2+    151110 H36  0.7+  1.2-
    151108 F51  0.0   0.3+    151109 291  0.0   0.1+    151110 H36  0.8+  0.4+
    151109 W86  0.0   0.1-    151110 291  0.1-  0.1+    151111 291  0.1+  0.0
    151109 W86  0.0   0.2-    151110 291  0.2-  0.3+    151111 291  0.2-  0.3+
    151109 W86  0.3-  0.0     151110 291  0.5-  0.4+    151111 291  0.0   0.1+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2015 VD66                a,e,i = 1.36, 0.18, 26                  q = 1.1119
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2015 10 12    04 58 25.1 -05 22 42   0.8464  1.6066   120.9    32.2    21.8
    ...
    2015 10 27    04 47 08.4 -04 17 38   0.7271  1.5987   136.0    25.6    21.3
    ...
    2015 11 04    04 34 52.4 -03 06 16   0.6748  1.5926   145.0    20.9    21.0
    ...
    2015 11 10    04 22 47.4 -01 49 53   0.6431  1.5872   152.0    17.1    20.7
    2015 11 11    04 20 33.4 -01 35 03   0.6386  1.5862   153.1    16.4    20.7
    2015 11 12    04 18 16.0 -01 19 37   0.6343  1.5852   154.2    15.8    20.7
    ...
    2015 11 18    04 03 29.5 +00 25 51   0.6137  1.5788   159.8    12.5    20.5
    ...
    2015 11 26    03 42 06.2 +03 17 34   0.6013  1.5692   161.7    11.4    20.4
    ...
    2015 12 11    03 04 02.1 +09 35 20   0.6253  1.5478   147.2    20.2    20.7
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2015 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2015-V122
    

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