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    M.P.E.C. 2016-G86                                Issued 2016 Apr. 5, 15:55 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
    
                                       2016 GX2
    
    Observations:
         K16G02X* C2016 04 03.50027 14 23 23.533-08 24 33.98         20.2 wLEG086F51
         K16G02X  C2016 04 03.51228 14 23 35.118-08 21 14.16         20.1 wLEG086F51
         K16G02X  C2016 04 03.52428 14 23 46.708-08 17 54.28         20.3 wLEG086F51
         K16G02X  C2016 04 04.35707 14 38 27.33 -04 17 03.1          20.5 RuEG086926
         K16G02X  C2016 04 04.36240 14 38 32.83 -04 15 26.3          20.0 RuEG086926
         K16G02X  C2016 04 04.36775 14 38 38.35 -04 13 50.1          20.0 RuEG086926
         K16G02X KC2016 04 05.62712 15 02 13.83 +02 26 38.7          19.1 RtEG086474
         K16G02X KC2016 04 05.62959 15 02 16.59 +02 27 27.1          19.5 RtEG086474
         K16G02X KC2016 04 05.63206 15 02 19.34 +02 28 15.6          19.7 RtEG086474
         K16G02X KC2016 04 05.63329 15 02 20.73 +02 28 39.5          19.7 RtEG086474
    
    Observer details:
    474 Mount John Observatory, Lake Tekapo.  Observers A. C. Gilmore,
        P. M. Kilmartin.  Measurer P. M. Kilmartin.  1.0-m f/7.7 reflector + CCD.
    926 Tenagra II Observatory.  Observers M. Schwartz, P. R. Holvorcem.  Measurer
        M. Schwartz.  0.41-m f/3.75 astrograph + 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 GX2                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0483 AU
    Epoch 2016 Jan. 13.0 TT = JDT 2457400.5                 MPC
    M 306.06532              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.46903138     Peri.   38.89362     -0.60797136     +0.79067917
    a   1.6405953      Node   194.15427     -0.78200014     -0.61204059
    e   0.3951858      Incl.   17.14643     -0.13728292     -0.01525658
    P   2.10           H   25.1           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    160403 F51  0.0   0.1-    160404 926  0.0   0.3+    160405 474  0.1-  0.1+
    160403 F51  0.0   0.1+    160404 926  0.2+  0.2-    160405 474  0.2+  0.1-
    160403 F51  0.0   0.1+    160405 474  0.1-  0.0
    160404 926  0.2-  0.2-    160405 474  0.0   0.0
    
    Ephemeris:
    2016 GX2                 a,e,i = 1.64, 0.40, 17                  q = 0.9923
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2016 03 06    11 25 23.5 -37 50 25   0.2471  1.1831   136.3    35.4    23.9
    ...
    2016 03 21    12 09 12.8 -35 13 39   0.1355  1.1098   145.0    31.0    22.3
    ...
    2016 03 29    13 08 14.9 -26 07 22   0.08434 1.0758   155.6    22.6    21.0
    ...
    2016 04 04    14 32 02.7 -06 01 36   0.05813 1.0533   155.4    23.3    20.1
    2016 04 05    14 50 15.5 -00 57 14   0.05594 1.0499   151.2    27.3    20.2
    2016 04 06    15 09 31.0 +04 27 01   0.05461 1.0465   146.0    32.3    20.3
    ...
    2016 04 12    17 11 42.0 +32 43 26   0.06491 1.0281   111.6    65.1    21.5
    ...
    2016 04 20    19 07 50.5 +45 32 54   0.1057  1.0091    89.4    84.6    23.2
    ...
    2016 05 05    20 37 50.9 +48 42 55   0.1953  0.9924    79.7    89.2    24.7
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2016 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2016-G86
    

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