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    M.P.E.C. 2020-A129                             Issued 2020 January 14, 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.
    
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                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
                URL https://www.minorplanetcenter.net/    ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                    2018 VM35                                
    
    
    Additional Observations:
         K18V35M  C2019 02 28.04314 05 18 07.666+15 08 53.08         25.0 rVEA129304
         K18V35M  C2019 03 01.04116 05 18 07.482+15 09 01.30         25.1 rVEA129304
         K18V35M  C2019 11 29.24687 05 26 46.782+15 07 50.43         24.9 rVEA129304
         K18V35M  C2019 11 30.23062 05 26 43.168+15 07 44.93         25.0 rVEA129304
    
    Observer details:
    304 Las Campanas Observatory.  Observer S. S. Sheppard.  6.5-m Magellan-Baade 
       telescope + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2018 VM35
    Epoch 2020 May 31.0 TT = JDT 2459000.5                  Williams
    M 356.87132              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.00022672     Peri.  303.47434     -0.71581219     -0.69757490
    a 266.3659756      Node   192.39632     +0.67958209     -0.68549147
    e   0.8322248      Incl.    8.48015     +0.16056490     -0.20854425
    P  4350            H    7.7           G   0.15           U   4
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    181106 568  0.1-  0.1-    181210 304  0.1-  0.1-    190301 304  0.0   0.1+
    181107 568  0.1+  0.2+    190202 304  0.1+  0.1-    191129 304  0.1-  0.2-
    181108 568  0.0   0.1+    190203 304  0.1+  0.1-    191130 304  0.1+  0.2+
    181209 304  0.0   0.0     190228 304  0.1-  0.1-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2018 VM35                a,e,i = 266.37, 0.83, 8                 q = 44.6896
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2019 12 15    05 25 47.0 +15 06 33  54.0054 54.9800   171.9     0.1    25.1
    ...
    2019 12 30    05 24 50.1 +15 05 55  54.0253 54.9608   161.9     0.3    25.1
    ...
    2020 01 07    05 24 21.4 +15 05 51  54.0633 54.9505   154.2     0.4    25.2
    ...
    2020 01 13    05 24 01.4 +15 05 55  54.1035 54.9429   148.3     0.5    25.2
    2020 01 14    05 23 58.1 +15 05 57  54.1111 54.9416   147.3     0.6    25.2
    2020 01 15    05 23 55.0 +15 05 58  54.1190 54.9403   146.3     0.6    25.2
    ...
    2020 01 21    05 23 36.9 +15 06 11  54.1717 54.9326   140.3     0.7    25.2
    ...
    2020 01 29    05 23 15.7 +15 06 37  54.2551 54.9224   132.3     0.8    25.2
    ...
    2020 02 13    05 22 46.5 +15 07 54  54.4453 54.9032   117.2     0.9    25.2
    
    Gareth V. Williams           (C) Copyright 2020 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2020-A129
    


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