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    M.P.E.C. 2016-S87                                Issued 2016 Sept. 28, 16:11 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 SU3
    
    Observations:
         K16S03U* C2016 09 26.19056 21 39 45.21 -10 19 15.3          20.0 VqES087G96
         K16S03U  C2016 09 26.19490 21 39 51.01 -10 19 22.8          19.6 VqES087G96
         K16S03U  C2016 09 26.19921 21 39 56.65 -10 19 30.0          19.5 VqES087G96
         K16S03U  C2016 09 26.20352 21 40 02.38 -10 19 37.5          19.5 VqES087G96
         K16S03U  C2016 09 26.27346 21 41 34.53 -10 21 34.1          19.9 VqES087G96
         K16S03U  C2016 09 26.27370 21 41 34.82 -10 21 34.2          19.6 VqES087G96
         K16S03U  C2016 09 26.27397 21 41 35.17 -10 21 34.7          20.0 VqES087G96
         K16S03U KC2016 09 26.27475 21 41 36.36 -10 21 34.8                oES087291
         K16S03U KC2016 09 26.27590 21 41 37.89 -10 21 36.9          18.1 RoES087291
         K16S03U KC2016 09 26.80222 21 53 37.02 -10 35 42.9          20.1 RqES087104
         K16S03U KC2016 09 26.80368 21 53 38.82 -10 35 44.4          19.8 RqES087104
         K16S03U KC2016 09 26.80999 21 53 46.55 -10 35 51.7          20.0 RqES087104
         K16S03U |C2016 09 27.01309 21 58 13.42 -10 36 43.5          20.0 VuES087807
         K16S03U |C2016 09 27.01901 21 58 20.67 -10 36 51.9          20.1 VuES087807
         K16S03U |C2016 09 27.02483 21 58 27.80 -10 37 00.0          20.1 VuES087807
         K16S03U FC2016 09 27.83133 22 15 00.84 -10 55 50.5                qES087246
         K16S03U FC2016 09 27.83147 22 15 00.96 -10 55 50.8                qES087246
         K16S03U FC2016 09 27.87823 22 15 54.52 -10 56 28.4          19.9 RqES087204
         K16S03U FC2016 09 27.89040 22 16 08.16 -10 56 39.5                qES087204
         K16S03U KC2016 09 27.92362 22 16 47.01 -10 57 18.6                qES087J95
         K16S03U KC2016 09 27.92956 22 16 53.62 -10 57 22.6                qES087J95
         K16S03U KC2016 09 27.93443 22 16 59.10 -10 57 27.7          20.0 RqES087J95
         K16S03U KC2016 09 28.04819322 19 18.38 -10 58 39.8          20.0 VuES087H21
         K16S03U KC2016 09 28.05258022 19 23.26 -10 58 43.8          20.3 VuES087H21
    
    Observer details:
    104 San Marcello Pistoiese.  Observers P. Bacci, M. Maestripieri.  Measurers
        P. Bacci, L. Tesi, G. Fagioli.  0.60-m f/4 reflector + CCD.
    204 Schiaparelli Observatory.  Observer L. Buzzi.  0.60-m f/4.64 reflector
        + CCD.
    246 Klet Observatory-KLENOT.  Observers M. Tichy, J. Ticha.  Measurer M. Tichy.
        1.06-m KLENOT Telescope + CCD.
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observer T. H. Bressi.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + CCD.
    807 Cerro Tololo.  Observers T. Linder, R. Holmes.  0.61-m f/6.5 astrograph
        + CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer E. J. Christensen.  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.
    H21 Astronomical Research Observatory, Westfield.  Observer R. Holmes.
        Measurers S. Foglia, L. Buzzi, T. Linder, R. Holmes.  0.61-m f/4.5
        astrograph + CCD.
    J95 Great Shefford.  Observer P. Birtwhistle.  0.40-m f/6.0 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2016 SU3                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0164 AU
    Epoch 2016 July 31.0 TT = JDT 2457600.5                 MPC
    M 348.22428              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.54100280     Peri.  137.77543     +0.77984996     +0.62594465
    a   1.4916595      Node   183.48526     -0.59484715     +0.73845431
    e   0.3483218      Incl.    4.93289     -0.19491256     +0.25075591
    P   1.82           H   25.2           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    160926 G96  0.7-  0.1-    160926 291  0.6+  0.0     160927 246  0.1+  1.1-
    160926 G96  0.3+  0.1-    160926 104  1.0+  0.6-    160927 204  0.3-  0.2-
    160926 G96  0.4-  0.2+    160926 104  0.4+  0.0     160927 204  0.4-  0.2-
    160926 G96  0.3+  0.1+    160926 104 (2.8-  2.0+)   160927 J95  0.5+  0.3-
    160926 G96  0.2+  0.1-    160927 807  0.3-  0.1+    160927 J95  0.3-  0.9+
    160926 G96  0.2-  0.2+    160927 807  0.3-  0.0     160927 J95  0.0   0.1+
    160926 G96  0.3-  0.1+    160927 807  0.2-  0.1+    160928 H21  0.2+  0.4-
    160926 291  0.4+  0.2+    160927 246  0.7+  1.0-    160928 H21  0.6+  0.2-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2016 SU3                 a,e,i = 1.49, 0.35, 5                   q = 0.9721
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2016 08 29    15 11 15.7 +06 22 28   0.1175  0.9749    69.5   104.1    24.3
    ...
    2016 09 13    16 47 57.5 +01 54 44   0.05838 0.9984    80.7    96.0    22.5
    ...
    2016 09 21    19 22 39.8 -05 41 56   0.03964 1.0196   112.3    65.7    20.6
    ...
    2016 09 27    21 57 49.9 -10 37 34   0.04514 1.0390   143.8    34.8    20.0
    2016 09 28    22 18 15.6 -10 55 42   0.04772 1.0425   147.4    31.2    20.0
    2016 09 29    22 36 34.0 -11 07 06   0.05065 1.0461   150.5    28.2    20.1
    ...
    2016 10 05    23 50 34.8 -11 00 41   0.07323 1.0689   159.4    19.2    20.6
    ...
    2016 10 13    00 36 46.0 -09 56 24   0.1108  1.1025   160.1    17.9    21.6
    ...
    2016 10 28    01 12 14.7 -07 36 04   0.1949  1.1728   154.8    21.1    23.0
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2016 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2016-S87
    

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