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    M.P.E.C. 2017-W07                                Issued 2017 Nov. 16, 15:53 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 VU13
    
    Observations:
         K17V13U* C2017 11 13.51238 06 12 07.708-44 13 33.10         21.4 wLEW007F51
         K17V13U  C2017 11 13.52013 06 12 06.950-44 13 54.21         21.4 wLEW007F51
         K17V13U  C2017 11 13.53637 06 12 05.387-44 14 38.11         21.5 wLEW007F51
         K17V13U KC2017 11 14.50227 06 10 39.51 -44 57 32.2          21.1 RUEW007474
         K17V13U KC2017 11 14.50578 06 10 39.23 -44 57 42.1          21.6 RUEW007474
         K17V13U KC2017 11 14.50930 06 10 38.89 -44 57 51.4          21.1 RUEW007474
         K17V13U KC2017 11 14.51287 06 10 38.53 -44 58 00.9          21.9 RUEW007474
         K17V13U KC2017 11 15.56227 06 08 56.12 -45 44 49.5          21.1 RUEW007474
         K17V13U KC2017 11 15.56579 06 08 55.78 -45 44 59.6          21.1 RUEW007474
         K17V13U KC2017 11 15.56931 06 08 55.34 -45 45 08.9          21.5 RUEW007474
         K17V13U KC2017 11 16.57305 06 07 09.70 -46 29 39.2          21.1 RUEW007474
         K17V13U KC2017 11 16.57657 06 07 09.35 -46 29 49.0          20.9 RUEW007474
         K17V13U KC2017 11 16.58009 06 07 09.02 -46 29 58.6          20.7 RUEW007474
    
    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.
    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 VU13                                                Earth MOID = 0.1260 AU
    Epoch 2017 Sept. 4.0 TT = JDT 2458000.5                 MPC
    M 127.71350              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   1.26438112     Peri.   68.99893     -0.71399336     +0.68131191
    a   0.8470012      Node   153.11801     -0.69752065     -0.71212881
    e   0.4611282      Incl.   20.90406     +0.06064997     -0.16937129
    P   0.78           H   20.8           G   0.15           U   9
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    171113 F51  0.1+  0.1+    171114 474  0.2+  0.0     171116 474  0.7-  0.3+
    171113 F51  0.1-  0.0     171114 474  0.1+  0.3+    171116 474  0.1-  0.1-
    171113 F51  0.0   0.1-    171115 474  0.1-  0.3+    171116 474  0.8+  0.2-
    171114 474  0.6-  0.1+    171115 474  0.4+  0.3-
    171114 474  0.1+  0.3-    171115 474  0.2-  0.1-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2017 VU13                a,e,i = 0.85, 0.46, 21                  q = 0.4564
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2017 10 17    06 19 09.6 -24 12 22   0.5619  1.2375   101.4    52.1    21.9
    ...
    2017 11 01    06 22 10.5 -34 50 43   0.5032  1.2252   105.3    51.4    21.6
    ...
    2017 11 09    06 17 27.8 -40 49 54   0.4753  1.2104   105.9    51.9    21.5
    ...
    2017 11 15    06 09 51.3 -45 19 46   0.4563  1.1956   105.6    52.8    21.4
    2017 11 16    06 08 10.6 -46 04 14   0.4533  1.1927   105.5    53.0    21.4
    2017 11 17    06 06 22.1 -46 48 28   0.4503  1.1899   105.3    53.3    21.4
    ...
    2017 11 23    05 52 31.5 -51 06 19   0.4333  1.1706   104.0    54.9    21.3
    ...
    2017 12 01    05 24 39.3 -56 16 57   0.4128  1.1396   101.0    58.1    21.3
    ...
    2017 12 16    03 56 32.5 -62 46 51   0.3780  1.0652    91.8    67.4    21.2
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2017 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2017-W07
    

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