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    M.P.E.C. 2016-O71                                Issued 2016 July 17, 01:20 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
    
                                       2012 DX98
    
    Observations:
         K12D98X* C2012 02 27.47943 12 30 30.890-02 39 16.56         22.6 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2012 02 27.49423 12 30 30.829-02 39 16.51         22.9 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2012 02 27.52375 12 30 30.696-02 39 15.80         22.9 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2012 04 12.34318 12 26 42.668-02 18 17.36         22.5 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2012 04 12.35712 12 26 42.598-02 18 17.01         22.2 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2012 04 12.37112 12 26 42.527-02 18 16.62         22.4 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2012 04 12.38508 12 26 42.458-02 18 16.24         22.3 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2013 03 19.48898 12 35 14.748-03 40 38.70         22.4 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2013 03 19.50434 12 35 14.663-03 40 38.52         22.5 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2013 03 19.51977 12 35 14.588-03 40 37.96         22.4 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2013 03 19.53521 12 35 14.494-03 40 37.53         22.4 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2015 01 25.53822 12 51 21.204-06 16 39.75         22.8 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2015 01 25.55353 12 51 21.186-06 16 39.45         22.8 wLEO071F51
         K12D98X  C2015 01 25.58414 12 51 21.150-06 16 39.41         22.8 wLEO071F51
    
    Observer details:
    F51 Pan-STARRS 1, Haleakala.  Observers B. Gibson, T. Goggia, N. Primak,
        A. Schultz, M. Willman.  Measurers K. Chambers, S. Chastel, Y.-T. Chen,
        L. Denneau, H. Flewelling, M. Holman, M. Huber, R. Jedicke, M. Lackner,
        E. Lilly, H.-W. Lin, E. Magnier, M. Micheli, M. Payne, P. Veres,
        R. Wainscoat, C. Waters, R. Weryk.  1.8-m Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2012 DX98
    Epoch 2016 July 31.0 TT = JDT 2457600.5                 MPC
    M 358.70884              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.00292415     Peri.  188.43650     -0.95093042     +0.30704206
    a  48.4324829      Node     9.70539     -0.26902151     -0.75957234
    e   0.2748356      Incl.   13.08424     -0.15283573     -0.57338907
    P 337              H    6.9           G   0.15           U   2
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    120227 F51  0.1-  0.1+    120412 F51  0.0   0.1+    130319 F51  0.1-  0.0
    120227 F51  0.0   0.2-    120412 F51  0.1+  0.1+    150125 F51  0.0   0.2-
    120227 F51  0.0   0.2-    130319 F51  0.0   0.1+    150125 F51  0.0   0.1+
    120412 F51  0.0   0.1+    130319 F51  0.0   0.1-    150125 F51  0.1+  0.1+
    120412 F51  0.0   0.1+    130319 F51  0.1+  0.0
    
    Ephemeris:
    2012 DX98                a,e,i = 48.43, 0.27, 13                 q = 35.122
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2016 06 17    12 48 46.7 -06 40 43  34.8055 35.1293   107.8     1.6    22.5
    ...
    2016 07 02    12 48 46.0 -06 41 12  35.0522 35.1288    93.5     1.7    22.6
    ...
    2016 07 10    12 48 55.1 -06 42 27  35.1865 35.1286    85.9     1.7    22.6
    ...
    2016 07 16    12 49 06.2 -06 43 50  35.2864 35.1284    80.2     1.6    22.6
    2016 07 17    12 49 08.4 -06 44 06  35.3029 35.1284    79.3     1.6    22.6
    2016 07 18    12 49 10.7 -06 44 23  35.3194 35.1283    78.4     1.6    22.6
    ...
    2016 07 24    12 49 26.6 -06 46 16  35.4168 35.1282    72.7     1.6    22.6
    ...
    2016 08 01    12 49 53.1 -06 49 21  35.5419 35.1279    65.2     1.5    22.6
    ...
    2016 08 16    12 50 58.1 -06 56 46  35.7545 35.1275    51.1     1.3    22.6
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2016 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2016-O71
    

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