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    M.P.E.C. 2017-S65                                Issued 2017 Sept. 20, 02:00 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 RN16
    
    Observations:
         K17R16N* C2017 09 15.40527 23 30 26.609-07 46 42.20         21.2 wLES065F51
         K17R16N  C2017 09 15.42757 23 30 33.537-07 46 37.76         21.4 wLES065F51
         K17R16N  C2017 09 15.43867 23 30 36.968-07 46 35.17         21.2 wLES065F51
         K17R16N _C2017 09 16.40371323 36 53.747-07 43 19.08         21.4 RtES065568
         K17R16N _C2017 09 16.40465623 36 53.917-07 43 18.91         20.5 RtES065568
         K17R16N _C2017 09 16.40560623 36 54.098-07 43 18.78         21.3 RtES065568
         K17R16N _C2017 09 18.41649423 44 39.736-07 38 19.67         22.2 GUES065568
         K17R16N _C2017 09 18.41766823 44 39.816-07 38 19.49         22.1 GUES065568
         K17R16N _C2017 09 18.41886923 44 39.905-07 38 19.35         22.0 GUES065568
    
    Observer details:
    568 Mauna Kea.  Observers R. J. Wainscoat, C. Crowder.  Measurers M. Micheli,
        R. J. Wainscoat.  3.6-m Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope + CCD.
    F51 Pan-STARRS 1, Haleakala.  Observers J. Bulger, 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.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2017 RN16                                                Earth MOID = 0.0013 AU
    Epoch 2017 Sept. 4.0 TT = JDT 2458000.5                 MPC
    M  38.70788              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.76458365     Peri.  105.76047     +0.10207505     +0.99476082
    a   1.1844572      Node   170.09311     -0.92474104     +0.09696977
    e   0.2775467      Incl.    1.87226     -0.36665337     +0.03236937
    P   1.29           H   29.0           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    170915 F51  0.0   0.0     170916 568  0.0   0.2-    170918 568  0.0   0.0
    170915 F51  0.1-  0.0     170916 568  0.0   0.1-    170918 568  0.0   0.1+
    170915 F51  0.1+  0.0     170916 568  0.0   0.1-    170918 568  0.0   0.1+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2017 RN16                a,e,i = 1.18, 0.28, 2                   q = 0.8557
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2017 08 21    12 03 12.9 +07 30 04   0.1030  0.9245    30.6   146.1    31.6
    ...
    2017 09 05    12 28 17.3 +07 06 41   0.02851 0.9821    23.1   156.2    31.1
    ...
    2017 09 13    22 50 41.6 -07 51 05   0.01042 1.0165   170.9     9.0    19.7
    ...
    2017 09 19    23 46 10.3 -07 35 23   0.03878 1.0432   174.0     5.8    22.5
    2017 09 20    23 48 20.0 -07 33 37   0.04361 1.0477   173.6     6.1    22.8
    2017 09 21    23 50 03.8 -07 31 54   0.04848 1.0522   173.2     6.4    23.0
    ...
    2017 09 27    23 55 59.1 -07 20 23   0.07835 1.0796   170.0     9.2    24.3
    ...
    2017 10 05    23 59 54.5 -06 57 50   0.1205  1.1164   164.2    14.1    25.4
    ...
    2017 10 20    00 06 28.7 -05 47 51   0.2093  1.1848   152.0    23.2    27.1
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2017 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2017-S65
    

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