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    M.P.E.C. 2018-V24                                Issued 2018 Nov. 3, 23:39 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
    
                                        2018 VY
    
    Observations:
         K18V00Y* C2018 11 01.50145 03 02 02.59 +37 42 36.4          17.9 oUEV024T05
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 01.51158 03 01 53.26 +37 44 35.4          17.7 oUEV024T05
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 01.51343 03 01 51.59 +37 44 56.6          17.7 oUEV024T05
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 01.53015 03 01 36.17 +37 48 12.3          17.8 oUEV024T05
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 01.92959602 55 42.11 +39 04 07.4          17.7 GVEV024J95
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 01.93142302 55 40.43 +39 04 27.9          17.8 GVEV024J95
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 01.93357702 55 38.47 +39 04 51.9          17.8 GVEV024J95
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 01.95012302 55 22.76 +39 07 58.4          17.6 GVEV024G34
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 01.95259502 55 20.50 +39 08 26.4          17.4 GVEV024G34
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 01.95753602 55 16.04 +39 09 20.8          17.3 GVEV024G34
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 01.96000702 55 13.70 +39 09 48.2          17.8 GVEV024G34
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 01.97209 02 55 03.21 +39 12 01.2          17.7 VqEV024Z99
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 01.97294 02 55 02.45 +39 12 11.1          17.6 VqEV024Z99
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 01.97538 02 55 00.18 +39 12 38.0          17.7 VqEV024Z99
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 02.06304402 53 39.27 +39 28 49.4          18.2 GVEV024L01
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 02.06363302 53 38.75 +39 28 55.9          18.1 GVEV024L01
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 02.06561502 53 36.95 +39 29 17.5          18.2 GVEV024L01
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 02.06630602 53 36.31 +39 29 24.8          18.0 GVEV024L01
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 02.06918002 53 33.70 +39 29 56.3          18.1 GVEV024L01
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 02.16725 02 52 10.97 +39 47 49.7          17.8 GVEV024I52
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 02.16737 02 52 10.85 +39 47 50.9          17.8 GVEV024I52
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 02.16750 02 52 10.76 +39 47 52.5          17.9 GVEV024I52
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 02.16763 02 52 10.65 +39 47 53.9          17.9 GVEV024I52
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 02.48546 02 47 21.81 +40 44 17.7          18.2 cVEV024T05
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 02.49705 02 47 11.20 +40 46 16.8          18.2 cVEV024T05
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 02.50232 02 47 06.31 +40 47 10.8          18.1 cVEV024T05
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 02.51693 02 46 52.87 +40 49 40.3          18.1 cVEV024T05
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 02.76836702 43 13.56 +41 31 21.3          18.0 GVEV024J95
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 02.77124202 43 11.00 +41 31 50.3          17.8 GVEV024J95
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 02.77382402 43 08.67 +41 32 16.4          18.0 GVEV024J95
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 02.77648302 43 06.31 +41 32 43.2          18.0 GVEV024J95
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 02.89748802 41 17.36 +41 52 48.6          18.5 GVEV024Z80
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 02.90421602 41 11.28 +41 53 54.7          18.4 GVEV024Z80
         K18V00Y KC2018 11 02.91370402 41 02.61 +41 55 27.6          18.0 GVEV024Z80
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.24582 02 36 07.44 +42 48 18.3          18.0 GVEV024703
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.25642 02 35 57.80 +42 49 56.6          18.0 GVEV024703
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.26172 02 35 52.97 +42 50 45.7          18.0 GVEV024703
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.32050 02 34 59.43 +42 59 46.8          17.9 GVEV024I52
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.32063 02 34 59.32 +42 59 48.0          17.7 GVEV024I52
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.32076 02 34 59.21 +42 59 49.1          17.9 GVEV024I52
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.32088 02 34 59.10 +42 59 50.4          17.9 GVEV024I52
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.39506 02 33 52.02 +43 10 54.4          17.9  rEV024718
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.39755 02 33 49.79 +43 11 16.7          17.7  rEV024718
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.40002 02 33 47.56 +43 11 38.2          17.8  rEV024718
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.40249 02 33 45.43 +43 12 00.4          17.9  rEV024718
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.52257 02 32 03.56 +43 30 01.6          18.0 RoEV024P93
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.52421 02 32 02.06 +43 30 16.3          18.1 RoEV024P93
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.52586 02 32 00.59 +43 30 31.3          18.1 RoEV024P93
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.52751 02 31 59.07 +43 30 46.2          18.1 RoEV024P93
         K18V00Y  C2018 11 03.52915 02 31 57.57 +43 31 01.2          18.1 RoEV024P93
    
    Observer details:
    703 Catalina Sky Survey.  Observer R. A. Kowalski.  Measurers B. M. Africano,
        E. J. Christensen, G. A. Farneth, D. C. Fuls, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer,
        H. Groeller, J. A. Johnson, R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson, G. J. Leonard,
        R. L. Seaman, F. C. Shelly.  0.68-m Schmidt + 10K CCD.
    718 Tooele.  Observer P. Wiggins.  0.35-m f/5.5 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    G34 Oberfrauendorf.  Observer T. Felber.  0.25-m f/6.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    I52 Steward Observatory, Mt. Lemmon Station.  Observer R. A. Kowalski.
        Measurers B. M. Africano, E. J. Christensen, G. A. Farneth, D. C. Fuls,
        A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, H. Groeller, J. A. Johnson, R. A. Kowalski,
        S. M. Larson, G. J. Leonard, R. L. Seaman, F. C. Shelly.  1.0-m reflector
        + CCD.
    J95 Great Shefford.  Observer P. Birtwhistle.  0.41-m f/6.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    L01 Visnjan Observatory, Tican.  Observer K. Korlevic.  1.0-m f/2.9 reflector
        + CCD.
    P93 Space Tracking and Communications Center, JAXA.  Observers T. Fujiwara,
        A. Asami.  1.0-m f/3.0 reflector + CCD.
    T05 ATLAS-HKO, Haleakala.  Observers L. Denneau, H. Flewelling, A. Heinze,
        H. Weiland, J. Tonry.  Measurers L. Denneau, H. Flewelling, A. Heinze,
        J. Tonry, A. Fitzsimmons, D. Young.  0.5-m f/2.0 Schmidt + CCD.
    Z80 Northolt Branch Observatory.  Observer G. Wells.  Measurer D. Bamberger.
        0.25-m f/8.0 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    Z99 Clixby Observatory, Cleethorpes.  Observer A. Mickleburgh.  0.36-m f/8
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2018 VY                                                  Earth MOID = 0.1172 AU
    Epoch 2019 Apr. 27.0 TT = JDT 2458600.5                 MPC
    M  99.24263              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.43893171     Peri.  310.90301     +0.85152933     +0.30590534
    a   1.7147655      Node    37.92892     +0.18307036     +0.58756138
    e   0.4138455      Incl.   43.84749     -0.49130748     +0.74912853
    P   2.25           H   20.7           G   0.15           U   6
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    181101 T05  0.4-  0.2+    181102 L01  0.0   0.1-    181103 703  0.0   0.1+
    181101 T05  0.3-  0.3+    181102 L01  0.1+  0.1+    181103 703  0.1+  0.2-
    181101 T05  0.1+  0.2-    181102 I52  0.3-  0.1-    181103 703  0.1+  0.3-
    181101 T05  0.3-  0.0     181102 I52  0.5-  0.2-    181103 I52  0.1-  0.1-
    181101 J95  0.1-  0.3+    181102 I52  0.1-  0.0     181103 I52  0.0   0.1-
    181101 J95  0.2-  0.2+    181102 I52  0.0   0.0     181103 I52  0.1+  0.2-
    181101 J95  0.2-  0.0     181102 T05  0.3-  0.1-    181103 I52  0.1+  0.0
    181101 G34  1.4+  1.0-    181102 T05  0.3+  0.0     181103 718  0.3-  0.3+
    181101 G34  1.4+  0.6-    181102 T05  0.2-  0.0     181103 718  0.1-  0.3+
    181101 G34  2.0+  1.3-    181102 T05  0.5-  0.2+    181103 718  0.2-  0.3-
    181101 G34  1.1+  1.4-    181102 J95  0.1-  0.1-    181103 718  0.9+  0.2-
    181101 Z99  0.1-  0.2+    181102 J95  0.0   0.1-    181103 P93  0.2+  0.2-
    181101 Z99  0.0   0.6+    181102 J95  0.2-  0.0     181103 P93  0.0   0.2-
    181101 Z99  0.4-  0.3+    181102 J95  0.0   0.0     181103 P93  0.2+  0.0
    181102 L01  0.2-  0.0     181102 Z80  0.4+  0.7+    181103 P93  0.1-  0.1+
    181102 L01  0.0   0.1+    181102 Z80  0.6+  0.7+    181103 P93  0.3-  0.4+
    181102 L01  0.1+  0.1+    181102 Z80  0.2-  0.5+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2018 VY                  a,e,i = 1.71, 0.41, 44                  q = 1.0051
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2018 10 04    06 47 25.4 -40 14 38   0.3391  1.0316    85.6    75.2    21.0
    ...
    2018 10 19    05 39 02.1 -18 15 18   0.1780  1.0791   113.3    58.0    19.2
    ...
    2018 10 27    04 19 29.7 +14 18 23   0.1379  1.1122   147.1    29.1    17.9
    ...
    2018 11 02    02 54 38.3 +39 17 15   0.1610  1.1399   154.6    21.9    18.1
    2018 11 03    02 39 45.1 +42 09 25   0.1688  1.1448   152.7    23.4    18.2
    2018 11 04    02 25 02.8 +44 37 54   0.1774  1.1496   150.5    25.1    18.4
    ...
    2018 11 10    01 07 30.7 +53 09 21   0.2409  1.1799   137.8    34.3    19.4
    ...
    2018 11 18    00 03 16.4 +56 10 57   0.3414  1.2227   126.5    40.6    20.4
    ...
    2018 12 03    23 20 46.4 +56 37 45   0.5441  1.3080   114.4    43.3    21.6
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2018 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2018-V24
    

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