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    M.P.E.C. 2016-P68                                Issued 2016 Aug.  9, 15:57 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 PT8
    
    Observations:
         K16P08T* C2016 08 07.34858 20 01 44.449-19 57 21.50         21.1 wLEP068F51
         K16P08T  C2016 08 07.36068 20 01 41.518-19 57 18.22         21.3 wLEP068F51
         K16P08T  C2016 08 07.38495 20 01 35.605-19 57 10.61         21.3 wLEP068F51
         K16P08T |C2016 08 08.04268 19 59 07.67 -19 52 49.8          21.4 VuEP068807
         K16P08T |C2016 08 08.04713 19 59 06.57 -19 52 49.3          21.7 VuEP068807
         K16P08T |C2016 08 08.05166 19 59 05.43 -19 52 47.8          21.6 VuEP068807
         K16P08T KC2016 08 08.20183119 58 28.42 -19 52 48.9          21.4 VuEP068H21
         K16P08T KC2016 08 08.21277319 58 25.65 -19 52 45.4          21.6 VuEP068H21
         K16P08T KC2016 08 08.22699919 58 22.05 -19 52 39.8          21.5 VuEP068H21
         K16P08T  C2016 08 08.41896 19 57 36.743-19 51 20.59         21.5 wLEP068F51
         K16P08T  C2016 08 08.43010 19 57 33.879-19 51 16.05         21.5 wLEP068F51
         K16P08T  C2016 08 08.44124 19 57 31.007-19 51 11.75         21.4 wLEP068F51
         K16P08T |C2016 08 09.09162 19 54 55.60 -19 46 21.1          21.2 VuEP068807
         K16P08T |C2016 08 09.09517 19 54 54.65 -19 46 19.7          21.3 VuEP068807
         K16P08T |C2016 08 09.09872 19 54 53.71 -19 46 18.0          21.3 VuEP068807
    
    Observer details:
    807 Cerro Tololo.  Observers T. Linder, R. Holmes.  0.61-m f/6.5 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.
    H21 Astronomical Research Observatory, Westfield.  Observer R. Holmes.
        Measurers S. Foglia, L. Buzzi, T. Linder, R. Holmes.  0.81-m f/4.0
        astrograph + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2016 PT8                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0192 AU
    Epoch 2016 July 31.0 TT = JDT 2457600.5                 MPC
    M 322.99694              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.47704870     Peri.   89.03025     +0.76673363     -0.64091049
    a   1.6221620      Node   310.82837     +0.56796495     +0.70394586
    e   0.4999116      Incl.    2.78663     +0.29922458     +0.30609470
    P   2.07           H   23.8           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    160807 F51  0.1-  0.0     160808 807  0.1+  0.2-    160808 F51  0.4+  0.2+
    160807 F51  0.0   0.3-    160808 H21  1.6-  0.3+    160808 F51  0.4+  0.1+
    160807 F51  0.1-  0.0     160808 H21  1.8-  0.1-    160809 807  0.6-  0.6-
    160808 807  0.4+  0.4+    160808 H21  2.1-  0.3+    160809 807  0.6-  0.5-
    160808 807  0.4+  0.4-    160808 F51  0.3+  0.0     160809 807  0.6-  0.2-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2016 PT8                 a,e,i = 1.62, 0.50, 3                   q = 0.8112
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2016 07 10    20 51 28.1 -20 28 24   0.4120  1.4074   158.1    15.6    23.5
    ...
    2016 07 25    20 36 11.4 -20 25 02   0.2777  1.2929   175.7     3.4    21.9
    ...
    2016 08 02    20 18 49.3 -20 15 51   0.2174  1.2307   172.4     6.3    21.4
    ...
    2016 08 08    19 59 15.8 -19 53 17   0.1771  1.1839   162.2    15.2    21.2
    2016 08 09    19 55 17.4 -19 47 07   0.1708  1.1761   160.3    16.9    21.2
    2016 08 10    19 51 04.4 -19 40 01   0.1647  1.1683   158.4    18.6    21.2
    ...
    2016 08 16    19 19 29.5 -18 29 29   0.1300  1.1220   145.3    30.9    20.9
    ...
    2016 08 24    18 11 02.9 -14 26 17   0.09144 1.0613   121.2    54.5    20.7
    ...
    2016 09 08    13 59 01.4 +09 09 08   0.07258 0.9555    42.8   134.2    24.2
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2016 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2016-P68
    

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