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    M.P.E.C. 2017-L17                                Issued 2017 June 2, 21:52 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.
    
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                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
                URL https://www.minorplanetcenter.net/    ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2017 KU34
    
    Observations:
         K17K34U* C2017 05 30.57158 20 30 12.292-41 47 18.02         20.7 wLEL017F51
         K17K34U  C2017 05 30.57937 20 30 15.585-41 47 47.86         20.5 wLEL017F51
         K17K34U  C2017 05 30.58717 20 30 18.906-41 48 17.24         20.5 wLEL017F51
         K17K34U KC2017 05 31.36270520 36 32.38 -42 36 06.3          20.2 GUEL017W86
         K17K34U KC2017 05 31.36790620 36 34.70 -42 36 25.7          20.1 GUEL017W86
         K17K34U KC2017 05 31.37310920 36 37.06 -42 36 45.5          20.1 GUEL017W86
         K17K34U _C2017 05 31.58994720 38 26.268-42 51 31.32         20.6 GUEL017568
         K17K34U _C2017 05 31.59093720 38 26.708-42 51 34.98         20.5 GUEL017568
         K17K34U _C2017 05 31.59193120 38 27.172-42 51 38.87         20.5 GUEL017568
         K17K34U |C2017 06 02.26621 20 53 27.32 -44 37 41.4          20.6 VuEL017807
         K17K34U |C2017 06 02.26908 20 53 28.83 -44 37 53.2          20.4 VuEL017807
         K17K34U |C2017 06 02.27183 20 53 30.33 -44 38 04.6          20.4 VuEL017807
    
    Observer details:
    568 Mauna Kea.  Observers R. J. Wainscoat, C. Wipper.  Measurers M. Micheli,
        R. J. Wainscoat.  3.6-m Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope + CCD.
    807 Cerro Tololo.  Observers T. Linder, R. Holmes.  0.61-m f/6.5 astrograph
        + CCD.
    F51 Pan-STARRS 1, Haleakala.  Observers J. Bulger, T. Goggia, T. Lowe,
        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.
    W86 Cerro Tololo-LCO B.  Observers T. Lister, S. Greenstreet, E. Gomez,
        J. MacFarlane.  Measurer T. Lister.  1.0-m f/8 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2017 KU34                                                Earth MOID = 0.0582 AU
    Epoch 2017 Sept. 4.0 TT = JDT 2458000.5                 MPC
    M 350.24343              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.95645293     Peri.  320.97821     +0.97781255     -0.19725586
    a   1.0202196      Node    50.54489     +0.20768621     +0.86887239
    e   0.1559688      Incl.    5.24010     +0.02736870     +0.45403843
    P   1.03           H   23.6           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    170530 F51  0.0   0.2+    170531 W86  0.1-  0.1+    170531 568  0.0   0.0
    170530 F51  0.0   0.1-    170531 W86  0.1+  0.0     170602 807  0.0   0.2+
    170530 F51  0.2+  0.1+    170531 568  0.0   0.0     170602 807  0.1-  0.1+
    170531 W86  0.2+  0.2-    170531 568  0.1-  0.1+    170602 807  0.3+  0.1-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2017 KU34                a,e,i = 1.02, 0.16, 5                   q = 0.8611
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2017 05 03    18 33 46.7 -23 16 27   0.1976  1.1324   124.8    47.0    22.1
    ...
    2017 05 18    19 21 08.6 -30 52 32   0.1385  1.1038   129.0    45.4    21.3
    ...
    2017 05 26    19 59 19.8 -37 15 38   0.1122  1.0863   128.4    46.9    20.8
    ...
    2017 06 01    20 41 54.8 -43 16 14   0.09594 1.0723   125.3    50.5    20.5
    2017 06 02    20 50 52.4 -44 20 19   0.09359 1.0699   124.5    51.4    20.5
    2017 06 03    21 00 30.6 -45 24 40   0.09135 1.0675   123.5    52.4    20.5
    ...
    2017 06 09    22 15 43.3 -51 18 54   0.08059 1.0526   115.8    60.3    20.4
    ...
    2017 06 17    00 39 12.5 -53 12 36   0.07458 1.0320   100.4    75.5    20.7
    ...
    2017 07 02    03 49 17.4 -35 17 14   0.08920 0.9920    71.5   103.6    22.1
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2017 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2017-L17
    

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