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    M.P.E.C. 2016-C182                               Issued 2016 Feb. 14, 16:33 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
    
                                      2016 CP246
    
    Observations:
         K16CO6P* C2016 02 12.39541 09 26 46.547-17 26 09.62         21.8 wLEC182F51
         K16CO6P  C2016 02 12.40842 09 26 45.396-17 27 59.94         20.7 wLEC182F51
         K16CO6P  C2016 02 12.42133 09 26 44.269-17 29 49.88         21.1 wLEC182F51
         K16CO6P  C2016 02 12.43427 09 26 43.095-17 31 38.87         21.3 wLEC182F51
         K16CO6P |C2016 02 13.09559 09 26 30.84 -18 59 24.5          21.3 VuEC182807
         K16CO6P |C2016 02 13.09964 09 26 30.58 -18 59 56.8          21.2 VuEC182807
         K16CO6P |C2016 02 13.10366 09 26 30.28 -19 00 29.3          21.3 VuEC182807
         K16CO6P  C2016 02 13.30553 09 26 20.40 -19 29 16.2          21.5 RoEC182926
         K16CO6P 2C2016 02 13.30670809 26 27.065-19 28 52.59         21.3 RtEC182568
         K16CO6P  C2016 02 13.31097 09 26 20.01 -19 29 57.6          21.2 RoEC182926
         K16CO6P  C2016 02 13.31642 09 26 19.53 -19 30 41.1          21.0 RoEC182926
         K16CO6P |C2016 02 14.10304 09 26 05.85 -21 06 26.1          21.4 VuEC182807
         K16CO6P |C2016 02 14.10745 09 26 05.54 -21 06 59.1          21.5 VuEC182807
         K16CO6P |C2016 02 14.11198 09 26 05.24 -21 07 32.2          21.4 VuEC182807
    
    Observer details:
    568 Mauna Kea.  Observer C. Wipper.  Measurers D. J. Tholen, R. J. Wainscoat.
        3.6-m Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope.
    807 Cerro Tololo.  Observers T. Linder, R. Holmes.  0.61-m f/6.5 astrograph
        + 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.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2016 CP246                                               Earth MOID = 0.0435 AU
    Epoch 2016 Jan. 13.0 TT = JDT 2457400.5                 MPC
    M 352.75846              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.64946726     Peri.  169.66639     -0.55185444     -0.82467216
    a   1.3205795      Node   313.69605     +0.75236878     -0.42821096
    e   0.2227722      Incl.    9.87415     +0.35971919     -0.36952834
    P   1.52           H   26.0           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    160212 F51  0.1+  0.4+    160213 807  0.1-  0.2+    160213 926  0.1-  0.0
    160212 F51  0.1-  0.4+    160213 807  0.2-  0.1+    160214 807  0.2-  0.3+
    160212 F51  0.1+  0.4-    160213 926  0.1-  0.5+    160214 807  0.3-  0.3-
    160212 F51  0.2-  0.5-    160213 568  0.0   0.0     160214 807  0.0   0.1-
    160213 807  0.5-  0.1-    160213 926  0.6+  1.3+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2016 CP246               a,e,i = 1.32, 0.22, 10                  q = 1.0264
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2016 01 15    09 42 12.7 +72 43 19   0.07429 1.0290   126.0    50.7    22.3
    ...
    2016 01 30    09 35 22.5 +32 11 19   0.04456 1.0274   162.0    17.2    20.2
    ...
    2016 02 07    09 29 43.8 -01 24 08   0.04818 1.0323   162.8    16.4    20.4
    ...
    2016 02 13    09 26 28.2 -18 47 14   0.06029 1.0384   147.3    30.9    21.3
    2016 02 14    09 26 03.7 -20 54 22   0.06279 1.0396   145.3    32.7    21.5
    2016 02 15    09 25 41.8 -22 50 18   0.06539 1.0409   143.6    34.3    21.6
    ...
    2016 02 21    09 24 23.9 -31 18 17   0.08249 1.0498   136.1    40.8    22.3
    ...
    2016 02 29    09 24 53.6 -37 11 09   0.1076  1.0645   131.1    44.5    23.0
    ...
    2016 03 15    09 32 49.9 -40 22 46   0.1579  1.0998   128.5    45.1    23.9
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2016 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2016-C182
    

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