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    M.P.E.C. 2015-W13                                Issued 2015 Nov. 17, 14:10 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.
    
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                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
                URL https://www.minorplanetcenter.net/    ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                      2015 VV142
    
    Observations:
         K15VE2V* C2015 11 14.25889 03 01 51.15 +23 43 37.0          20.9 VqEW013G96
         K15VE2V  C2015 11 14.26347 03 01 53.96 +23 44 38.2                qEW013G96
         K15VE2V  C2015 11 14.26807 03 01 56.66 +23 45 38.4          20.9 VqEW013G96
         K15VE2V  C2015 11 14.27265 03 01 59.43 +23 46 39.1                qEW013G96
         K15VE2V  C2015 11 14.32731903 02 31.92 +23 58 32.9          20.7 VtEW013H01
         K15VE2V  C2015 11 14.33573503 02 37.10 +24 00 23.5          21.5 VtEW013H01
         K15VE2V  C2015 11 14.34213103 02 41.04 +24 01 47.3          21.3 VtEW013H01
         K15VE2V  C2015 11 14.35043703 02 46.16 +24 03 36.3          20.7 VtEW013H01
         K15VE2V KC2015 11 15.21790803 13 31.19 +27 24 16.7          21.0 VuEW013H21
         K15VE2V KC2015 11 15.22778903 13 38.43 +27 26 40.1          21.1 VuEW013H21
         K15VE2V KC2015 11 15.23756603 13 45.56 +27 29 02.2          20.9 VuEW013H21
         K15VE2V  C2015 11 17.32737 03 48 18.65 +36 40 02.3          20.4 RoEW013926
         K15VE2V  C2015 11 17.33132 03 48 23.04 +36 41 08.2          20.5 RoEW013926
         K15VE2V  C2015 11 17.33527 03 48 27.47 +36 42 14.2          20.3 RoEW013926
         K15VE2V KC2015 11 17.46236 03 50 54.66 +37 17 13.6          19.0 RoEW013291
         K15VE2V KC2015 11 17.46386 03 50 56.49 +37 17 37.3          19.4 RoEW013291
         K15VE2V KC2015 11 17.46536 03 50 58.31 +37 18 02.1          20.2 RoEW013291
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observer R. A. Mastaler.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + CCD.
    926 Tenagra II Observatory.  Observers M. Schwartz, P. R. Holvorcem.  Measurer
        M. Schwartz.  0.81-m f/7 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer A. R. Gibbs.  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.
    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.  Observer R. Holmes.
        Measurers S. Foglia, L. Buzzi, T. Linder, R. Holmes.  0.76-m f/3.0
        astrograph + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2015 VV142                                               Earth MOID = 0.0347 AU
    Epoch 2016 Jan. 13.0 TT = JDT 2457400.5                 MPC
    M  11.03998              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.29925366     Peri.   30.37272     +0.19877114     -0.97714086
    a   2.2136540      Node    48.27504     +0.87763244     +0.14322965
    e   0.5493135      Incl.    5.79853     +0.43617811     +0.15710191
    P   3.29           H   26.9           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    151114 G96  0.0   0.3-    151114 H01  0.2+  0.2-    151117 926  0.1+  0.2-
    151114 G96  0.8+  0.4+    151114 H01  0.1+  0.1-    151117 926  0.2-  0.3-
    151114 G96  0.2-  0.1-    151115 H21  0.4-  0.4+    151117 291  0.4-  0.5+
    151114 G96  0.0   0.1+    151115 H21  0.3-  0.3+    151117 291  0.0   0.4-
    151114 H01  0.1-  0.3-    151115 H21  0.8-  0.4+    151117 291  0.3+  0.1-
    151114 H01  0.2+  0.1-    151117 926  0.7+  0.1+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2015 VV142               a,e,i = 2.21, 0.55, 6                   q = 0.9977
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2015 10 18    01 43 16.9 -06 02 36   0.1849  1.1756   164.2    13.3    24.4
    ...
    2015 11 02    02 00 19.1 +00 19 56   0.1020  1.0910   164.4    14.1    22.9
    ...
    2015 11 10    02 28 00.6 +11 31 45   0.06525 1.0550   170.9     8.5    21.7
    ...
    2015 11 16    03 24 44.2 +30 40 28   0.04489 1.0330   167.9    11.6    20.9
    2015 11 17    03 41 53.9 +35 08 27   0.04269 1.0298   163.3    16.0    21.0
    2015 11 18    04 02 57.2 +39 49 32   0.04098 1.0268   158.1    21.0    21.1
    ...
    2015 11 24    07 53 20.4 +58 01 05   0.04283 1.0115   123.3    54.7    22.1
    ...
    2015 12 02    11 07 11.1 +47 02 18   0.06768 0.9998    99.8    76.3    23.7
    ...
    2015 12 17    12 12 17.5 +34 28 33   0.1279  1.0056    96.0    76.7    25.1
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2015 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2015-W13
    

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