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    M.P.E.C. 2016-O111                               Issued 2016 July 17, 03:09 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
    
                                      2015 BQ518
    
    Observations:
         K15Bp8Q  C2012 01 20.48140 10 04 47.285-03 48 43.75         22.1 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2012 01 20.49449 10 04 47.226-03 48 43.83         22.2 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2012 01 20.50752 10 04 47.184-03 48 43.55         22.4 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2012 01 20.52056 10 04 47.126-03 48 43.51         22.3 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2012 03 21.29721 10 00 19.324-03 26 33.55         22.3 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2012 03 21.31110 10 00 19.268-03 26 32.91         22.1 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2012 03 21.32502 10 00 19.234-03 26 32.27         22.1 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2012 03 21.33896 10 00 19.170-03 26 31.98         22.0 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q* C2015 01 24.54730 10 18 31.062-05 39 28.07         22.5 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2015 01 24.57004 10 18 30.983-05 39 27.52         22.4 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2015 01 24.59199 10 18 30.875-05 39 27.61         22.0 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2015 02 20.42148 10 16 32.668-05 32 15.55         22.1 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2015 02 20.43446 10 16 32.609-05 32 15.32         22.2 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2015 02 20.44715 10 16 32.554-05 32 14.93         22.0 wLEO111F51
         K15Bp8Q  C2015 02 20.45983 10 16 32.489-05 32 14.50         22.2 wLEO111F51
    
    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:
    2015 BQ518
    Epoch 2016 July 31.0 TT = JDT 2457600.5                 MPC
    M 107.86881              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.00365419     Peri.  136.35938     +0.65001536     -0.70803034
    a  41.7454321      Node   271.04456     +0.59917171     +0.70090767
    e   0.0499144      Incl.   16.02404     +0.46741128     +0.08614800
    P 270              H    5.8           G   0.15           U   4
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    120120 F51  0.0   0.1+    120321 F51  0.1-  0.0     150124 F51  0.1-  0.1+
    120120 F51  0.1-  0.1-    120321 F51  0.2+  0.2+    150220 F51  0.1-  0.2-
    120120 F51  0.1+  0.1+    120321 F51  0.0   0.1+    150220 F51  0.0   0.2-
    120120 F51  0.0   0.0     150124 F51  0.0   0.0     150220 F51  0.0   0.1-
    120321 F51  0.1-  0.2-    150124 F51  0.2+  0.4+    150220 F51  0.0   0.0
    
    Ephemeris:
    2015 BQ518               a,e,i = 41.75, 0.05, 16                 q = 39.662
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2016 06 17    10 17 48.2 -05 22 12  42.7584 42.4713    72.9     1.3    22.3
    ...
    2016 07 02    10 18 37.9 -05 22 25  42.9819 42.4732    59.4     1.2    22.3
    ...
    2016 07 10    10 19 10.6 -05 23 27  43.0889 42.4741    52.3     1.1    22.3
    ...
    2016 07 16    10 19 37.6 -05 24 39  43.1620 42.4749    47.0     1.0    22.3
    2016 07 17    10 19 42.3 -05 24 53  43.1735 42.4750    46.1     1.0    22.3
    2016 07 18    10 19 47.0 -05 25 07  43.1849 42.4751    45.2     1.0    22.3
    ...
    2016 07 24    10 20 16.4 -05 26 46  43.2487 42.4759    40.0     0.9    22.3
    ...
    2016 08 01    10 20 58.0 -05 29 30  43.3218 42.4768    33.3     0.8    22.3
    ...
    2016 08 16    10 22 21.2 -05 36 04  43.4178 42.4787    21.7     0.5    22.2
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2016 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2016-O111
    

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