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    M.P.E.C. 2016-N43                                Issued 2016 July 7, 15:23 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 NK15
    
    Observations:
         K16N15K* C2016 07 05.35890 20 46 37.49 -08 12 02.8          20.3 VqEN043G96
         K16N15K  C2016 07 05.36585 20 46 38.28 -08 11 46.6          19.9 VqEN043G96
         K16N15K  C2016 07 05.37279 20 46 39.08 -08 11 30.5          20.1 VqEN043G96
         K16N15K  C2016 07 05.37975 20 46 39.88 -08 11 14.4          19.9 VqEN043G96
         K16N15K  C2016 07 05.40295 20 46 42.53 -08 10 19.9          20.1 VoEN043691
         K16N15K  C2016 07 05.40791 20 46 43.09 -08 10 08.5          20.1 VoEN043691
         K16N15K  C2016 07 05.41215 20 46 43.56 -08 09 59.5          19.7 VqEN043G96
         K16N15K  C2016 07 05.41290 20 46 43.67 -08 09 57.1          20.0 VoEN043691
         K16N15K  C2016 07 05.41571 20 46 43.97 -08 09 50.9          19.6 VqEN043G96
         K16N15K  C2016 07 05.42278 20 46 44.75 -08 09 34.5          19.7 VqEN043G96
         K16N15K HC2016 07 05.44696 20 46 47.57 -08 08 37.9          20.4 VoEN043691
         K16N15K HC2016 07 05.45970 20 46 49.05 -08 08 07.2          20.5 VoEN043691
         K16N15K KC2016 07 05.68844 20 47 18.48 -07 58 25.3          20.6 RtEN043474
         K16N15K KC2016 07 05.69330 20 47 19.04 -07 58 13.4          20.3 RtEN043474
         K16N15K KC2016 07 05.69541 20 47 19.32 -07 58 08.6          20.6 RtEN043474
         K16N15K KC2016 07 05.69752 20 47 19.53 -07 58 03.9          20.4 RtEN043474
         K16N15K KC2016 07 05.69964 20 47 19.81 -07 57 59.0          20.2 RtEN043474
         K16N15K  C2016 07 06.36078 20 48 44.90 -07 33 45.9          20.0 VqEN043G96
         K16N15K  C2016 07 06.36723 20 48 45.60 -07 33 31.2          19.7 VqEN043G96
         K16N15K  C2016 07 06.38033 20 48 47.02 -07 33 01.1          19.2 VqEN043G96
         K16N15K  C2016 07 06.40896 20 48 50.16 -07 31 56.9          20.3 VqEN043I52
         K16N15K  C2016 07 06.41100 20 48 50.37 -07 31 51.3          19.4 VqEN043I52
         K16N15K  C2016 07 06.41304 20 48 50.54 -07 31 48.8          20.7 VqEN043I52
         K16N15K  C2016 07 07.42567 20 50 53.55 -06 54 10.3          20.1 VqEN043I52
         K16N15K  C2016 07 07.42750 20 50 53.73 -06 54 06.1          20.2 VqEN043I52
         K16N15K  C2016 07 07.42933 20 50 53.92 -06 54 01.6          19.8 VqEN043I52
         K16N15K  C2016 07 07.43116 20 50 54.12 -06 53 58.1          19.6 VqEN043I52
         K16N15K KC2016 07 07.48891 20 51 03.14 -06 50 56.1          20.1 RtEN043474
         K16N15K KC2016 07 07.49102 20 51 03.38 -06 50 51.4          19.5 RtEN043474
         K16N15K KC2016 07 07.49314 20 51 03.60 -06 50 47.1          19.8 RtEN043474
         K16N15K KC2016 07 07.49524 20 51 03.84 -06 50 42.3          19.9 RtEN043474
    
    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.
    691 Steward Observatory, Kitt Peak.  Observer T. H. Bressi.  0.9-m f/3
        reflector + CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observers R. A. Kowalski, D. C. Fuls.  Measurers
        E. J. Christensen, D. C. Fuls, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, J. A. Johnson,
        R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson, G. J. Leonard, R. G. Matheny, R. L. Seaman,
        F. C. Shelly.  1.5-m reflector + 10K CCD.
    I52 Steward Observatory, Mt. Lemmon Station.  Observer A. R. Gibbs.  Measurers
        E. J. Christensen, D. C. Fuls, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, J. A. Johnson,
        R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson, G. J. Leonard, R. G. Matheny, R. L. Seaman,
        F. C. Shelly.  1.0-m reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2016 NK15                                                Earth MOID = 0.1673 AU
    Epoch 2016 July 31.0 TT = JDT 2457600.5                 MPC
    M   8.83502              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.23907812     Peri.    5.72176     +0.12677416     +0.98735677
    a   2.5710439      Node   271.58760     -0.91381295     +0.07893611
    e   0.5396416      Incl.    5.46248     -0.38584221     +0.13746161
    P   4.12           H   22.1           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    160705 G96  0.2-  0.2-    160705 691  0.5+  0.9+    160706 I52  0.3-  1.4-
    160705 G96  0.2-  0.1-    160705 474  0.0   0.4-    160707 I52  0.2-  0.1-
    160705 G96  0.1-  0.1-    160705 474  0.1-  0.2+    160707 I52  0.3-  0.1+
    160705 G96  0.0   0.1-    160705 474  0.4+  0.1+    160707 I52  0.3-  0.5+
    160705 691  0.3-  0.2+    160705 474  0.1-  0.1-    160707 I52  0.2-  0.0
    160705 691  0.3-  0.1+    160705 474  0.3+  0.1-    160707 474  0.0   0.1+
    160705 G96  0.0   0.5-    160706 G96  0.1+  0.3-    160707 474  0.1+  0.2+
    160705 691  0.1-  0.1-    160706 G96  0.1+  0.2-    160707 474  0.0   0.2-
    160705 G96  0.1+  0.1-    160706 G96  0.1+  0.3+    160707 474  0.2+  0.1+
    160705 G96  0.3-  0.2-    160706 I52  0.6+  0.3-
    160705 691  0.2+  0.1-    160706 I52  0.4+  0.7+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2016 NK15                a,e,i = 2.57, 0.54, 5                   q = 1.1836
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2016 06 07    19 11 35.1 -28 07 05   0.2081  1.2000   150.2    24.9    20.2
    ...
    2016 06 22    20 09 32.7 -17 48 58   0.1890  1.1838   150.0    25.4    20.0
    ...
    2016 06 30    20 33 42.9 -11 51 22   0.1907  1.1856   150.0    25.4    20.0
    ...
    2016 07 06    20 47 59.1 -07 46 59   0.1967  1.1917   150.4    24.9    20.1
    2016 07 07    20 50 03.0 -07 09 25   0.1981  1.1931   150.5    24.8    20.1
    2016 07 08    20 52 01.7 -06 32 53   0.1995  1.1946   150.6    24.7    20.1
    ...
    2016 07 14    21 02 11.7 -03 16 44   0.2103  1.2059   151.8    23.5    20.2
    ...
    2016 07 22    21 11 46.3 +00 00 07   0.2298  1.2268   154.1    21.2    20.4
    ...
    2016 08 06    21 21 04.2 +03 05 09   0.2812  1.2820   159.8    15.8    20.7
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2016 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2016-N43
    

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