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    M.P.E.C. 2015-V124                               Issued 2015 Nov. 11, 15:51 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 VF66
    
    Observations:
         K15V66F* C2015 11 09.27420 02 58 01.59 +27 44 39.0          20.2 VqEV124G96
         K15V66F  C2015 11 09.28090 02 58 02.80 +27 42 02.9          20.4 VqEV124G96
         K15V66F  C2015 11 09.28760 02 58 04.03 +27 39 25.7          20.3 VqEV124G96
         K15V66F  C2015 11 09.29435 02 58 05.27 +27 36 47.8                qEV124G96
         K15V66F KC2015 11 09.42294 02 58 28.84 +26 45 52.4          20.5 RoEV124291
         K15V66F KC2015 11 09.42380 02 58 29.00 +26 45 31.6          20.3 RoEV124291
         K15V66F KC2015 11 09.42468 02 58 29.14 +26 45 11.3          20.7 RoEV124291
         K15V66F  C2015 11 09.43626 02 58 31.39 +26 40 29.0          20.4 VqEV124G96
         K15V66F  C2015 11 09.44222 02 58 32.57 +26 38 05.3          20.2 VqEV124G96
         K15V66F  C2015 11 09.44818 02 58 33.77 +26 35 43.0          20.3 VqEV124G96
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.24840 03 01 41.61 +20 56 46.7          20.5 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.25312 03 01 42.49 +20 54 40.8          20.1 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.25784 03 01 43.33 +20 52 33.3          20.6 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.29161 03 01 49.54 +20 37 25.0          20.9 VqEV124G96
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.29912 03 01 50.96 +20 34 00.6          20.6 VqEV124G96
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.30650 03 01 52.33 +20 30 40.1          20.2 VqEV124G96
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.31378 03 01 53.77 +20 27 24.4          19.5 VqEV124G96
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.31383 03 01 53.70 +20 27 23.9          20.6 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.31855 03 01 54.55 +20 25 15.6          20.4 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.32328 03 01 55.43 +20 23 08.1          20.2 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.37352 03 02 04.84 +20 00 14.9          20.2 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.37825 03 02 05.72 +19 58 06.8          20.6 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 10.38298 03 02 06.63 +19 55 58.5          20.2 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 11.21052 03 05 25.30 +13 20 14.5          20.4 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 11.21476 03 05 26.14 +13 18 08.3          20.8 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 11.21901 03 05 26.96 +13 15 59.8          20.4 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 11.27568 03 05 37.89 +12 47 37.9          20.3 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 11.27992 03 05 38.72 +12 45 30.0          20.6 RuEV124926
         K15V66F  C2015 11 11.28416 03 05 39.53 +12 43 21.9          20.3 RuEV124926
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observers R. S. McMillan, M. T. Read.  Measurer
        M. T. Read.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + CCD.
    926 Tenagra II Observatory.  Observers M. Schwartz, P. R. Holvorcem.  Measurer
        M. Schwartz.  0.41-m f/3.75 astrograph + CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer D. C. Fuls.  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.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2015 VF66                                                Earth MOID = 0.0684 AU
    Epoch 2016 Jan. 13.0 TT = JDT 2457400.5                 MPC
    M   9.97101              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.49036841     Peri.  229.59636     -0.03635505     -0.91288627
    a   1.5926526      Node   227.80962     +0.99908984     -0.04228533
    e   0.3981868      Incl.   33.28254     -0.02231137     -0.40601798
    P   2.01           H   25.6           G   0.15           U   8
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    151109 G96  0.5-  0.4-    151110 926  0.2+  0.0     151110 926 (0.1+  2.4-)
    151109 G96  0.3-  0.0     151110 926  0.2+  0.6+    151110 926  0.2-  1.0-
    151109 G96  0.1+  0.5-    151110 926  0.3-  0.3-    151110 926  0.1-  0.4+
    151109 G96  0.5+  0.3-    151110 G96 (0.6-  2.2+)   151111 926  0.6-  0.0
    151109 291  0.3-  0.2+    151110 G96  0.1-  0.7+    151111 926  0.4-  0.7+
    151109 291  0.3-  0.2+    151110 G96  0.1-  0.2-    151111 926  0.6-  0.6-
    151109 291  0.7-  1.1+    151110 G96 (1.2+  1.3+)   151111 926  0.3-  0.5+
    151109 G96  0.0   0.6-    151110 926  0.1+  0.2+    151111 926  0.1+  0.5+
    151109 G96  0.2+  0.3-    151110 926  0.2-  0.1-    151111 926  0.1+  0.4+
    151109 G96 (0.5+  1.6+)   151110 926  0.2-  0.8+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2015 VF66                a,e,i = 1.59, 0.40, 33                  q = 0.9585
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2015 10 12    01 51 25.7 +68 39 59   0.3762  1.2209   118.0    46.2    25.7
    ...
    2015 10 27    02 18 20.1 +63 12 06   0.2090  1.1378   129.2    42.6    24.1
    ...
    2015 11 04    02 40 03.1 +50 37 26   0.1260  1.0969   144.5    31.7    22.7
    ...
    2015 11 10    03 00 42.9 +22 46 47   0.07837 1.0685   174.1     5.5    20.7
    2015 11 11    03 04 32.3 +15 05 22   0.07375 1.0639   177.8     2.0    20.3
    2015 11 12    03 08 28.2 +06 33 16   0.07069 1.0595   169.1    10.2    20.6
    ...
    2015 11 18    03 34 14.9 -41 42 18   0.08767 1.0343   119.3    56.5    22.4
    ...
    2015 11 26    04 13 41.3 -67 01 36   0.1577  1.0054    92.2    78.8    24.4
    ...
    2015 12 11    05 36 30.2 -78 56 49   0.3042  0.9687    78.1    84.1    25.9
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2015 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2015-V124
    

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