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    M.P.E.C. 2017-M71                                Issued 2017 June 26, 13:01 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
    
                                       2017 MF3
    
    Observations:
         K17M03F*_C2017 06 22.52008820 01 13.446-20 34 55.02         20.2 GUEM071568
         K17M03F _C2017 06 22.52107520 01 13.366-20 35 05.04         19.9 GUEM071568
         K17M03F _C2017 06 22.52206520 01 13.289-20 35 15.18         20.2 GUEM071568
         K17M03F _C2017 06 23.60836620 01 09.883-23 16 59.01         20.5 GUEM071568
         K17M03F _C2017 06 23.60935420 01 09.820-23 17 06.56         20.5 GUEM071568
         K17M03F _C2017 06 23.61034120 01 09.758-23 17 14.17         20.5 GUEM071568
         K17M03F KC2017 06 25.63897 20 01 06.13 -26 50 14.4          21.4 RUEM071474
         K17M03F KC2017 06 25.64133 20 01 06.05 -26 50 27.1          20.8 RUEM071474
         K17M03F KC2017 06 25.64369 20 01 05.94 -26 50 38.9          21.4 RUEM071474
         K17M03F KC2017 06 25.64605 20 01 05.83 -26 50 50.8          20.7 RUEM071474
    
    Observer details:
    474 Mount John Observatory, Lake Tekapo.  Observers A. C. Gilmore,
        P. M. Kilmartin.  Measurer P. M. Kilmartin.  1.0-m f/7.7 reflector + CCD.
    568 Mauna Kea.  Observers R. J. Wainscoat, D. Woodworth.  Measurers M. Micheli,
        R. J. Wainscoat.  3.6-m Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2017 MF3                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0146 AU
    Epoch 2017 Sept. 4.0 TT = JDT 2458000.5                 MPC
    M  48.77329              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.42267031     Peri.  128.64789     -0.75278414     +0.64917543
    a   1.7584697      Node    92.11280     -0.63276166     -0.66796274
    e   0.4724560      Incl.    6.26361     -0.18146271     -0.36386405
    P   2.33           H   26.0           G   0.15           U   6
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    170622 568  0.2-  0.0     170623 568  0.1-  0.0     170625 474  0.2+  0.1-
    170622 568  0.2-  0.0     170623 568  0.1-  0.1-    170625 474  0.5+  0.0
    170622 568  0.2-  0.1-    170625 474  0.8-  0.4+
    170623 568  0.0   0.0     170625 474  0.1-  0.3-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2017 MF3                 a,e,i = 1.76, 0.47, 6                   q = 0.9277
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2017 05 27    07 58 16.2 +48 37 16   0.1150  0.9464    51.8   122.7    26.2
    ...
    2017 06 11    08 19 12.2 +71 41 43   0.03089 0.9979    55.0   123.6    23.6
    ...
    2017 06 19    19 59 54.3 -03 11 39   0.02493 1.0360   142.6    36.5    19.5
    ...
    2017 06 25    20 01 12.5 -25 52 23   0.05661 1.0684   155.7    23.0    21.0
    2017 06 26    20 01 05.0 -27 20 57   0.06230 1.0740   156.6    22.0    21.2
    2017 06 27    20 00 54.6 -28 34 32   0.06805 1.0797   157.5    21.2    21.4
    ...
    2017 07 03    19 59 15.8 -32 57 20   0.1036  1.1154   161.4    16.9    22.2
    ...
    2017 07 11    19 56 24.6 -35 17 56   0.1540  1.1659   164.7    13.3    23.0
    ...
    2017 07 26    19 52 16.9 -36 08 20   0.2606  1.2663   162.2    14.2    24.4
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2017 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2017-M71
    

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