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    M.P.E.C. 2020-C102                             Issued 2020 February 6, 04:43 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
    
                                    2020 CO1                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K20C01O* C2020 02 03.38551 12 20 33.20 +10 16 42.0                VEC102G96
         K20C01O  C2020 02 03.39072 12 20 28.79 +10 16 40.2          21.0 GVEC102G96
         K20C01O  C2020 02 03.40113 12 20 20.44 +10 16 38.2          21.5 GVEC102G96
         K20C01O  C2020 02 03.42728 12 19 59.32 +10 16 33.2          20.9 GVEC102G96
         K20C01O  C2020 02 03.42850 12 19 58.37 +10 16 32.9          21.3 GVEC102G96
         K20C01O  C2020 02 03.42972 12 19 57.37 +10 16 32.4          21.1 GVEC102G96
         K20C01O  C2020 02 03.43094 12 19 56.41 +10 16 32.8          21.0 GVEC102G96
         K20C01O |C2020 02 04.31624 12 08 58.11 +10 14 08.0          21.1 GVEC102807
         K20C01O |C2020 02 04.31932 12 08 55.82 +10 14 07.2          21.1 GVEC102807
         K20C01O |C2020 02 04.32232 12 08 53.62 +10 14 06.4          21.2 GVEC102807
         K20C01O |C2020 02 05.28958 11 58 00.73 +10 09 20.3          21.2 VuEC102807
         K20C01O |C2020 02 05.29373 11 57 57.97 +10 09 18.8          21.1 VuEC102807
         K20C01O |C2020 02 05.29776 11 57 55.28 +10 09 17.7          21.0 VuEC102807
         K20C01O KC2020 02 06.14930011 49 10.08 +10 03 18.0          20.2 GVEC102J95
         K20C01O KC2020 02 06.16473011 49 00.72 +10 03 13.4          20.6 GVEC102J95
    
    Observer details:
    807 Cerro Tololo Observatory, La Serena.  Observers T. Linder, R. Holmes.  
        1.00-m f/10.0 astrograph + CCD, 0.61-m f/6.5 astrograph + CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer G. J. Leonard.  Measurers E. J. Christensen, 
       G. A. Farneth, D. C. Fuls, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, H. Groeller, R. A. 
       Kowalski, S. M. Larson, G. J. Leonard, T. A. Pruyne, D. Rankin, R. L. Seaman,
        F. C. Shelly, K. W. Wierzchos.  1.5-m reflector + 10K CCD.
    J95 Great Shefford.  Observer P. Birtwhistle.  0.41-m f/6.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain 
       + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2020 CO1                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0236 AU
    Epoch 2020 May 31.0 TT = JDT 2459000.5                  Bell
    M  51.03586              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.30366874     Peri.   87.80601     +0.51217843     -0.85768457
    a   2.1921453      Node   331.24247     +0.74585570     +0.47030260
    e   0.6720104      Incl.    5.40070     +0.42587853     +0.20782842
    P   3.25           H   24.1           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    200203 G96 (2.6+  0.7+)   200203 G96  0.0   0.2-    200205 807  0.0   0.1+
    200203 G96  0.4-  0.1-    200203 G96  0.3+  0.4+    200205 807  0.2+  0.1-
    200203 G96  0.3+  0.2-    200204 807  0.0   0.0     200205 807  0.2+  0.0
    200203 G96  0.3-  0.1+    200204 807  0.3-  0.0     200206 J95  0.0   0.3-
    200203 G96  0.2+  0.0     200204 807  0.1-  0.0     200206 J95  0.1-  0.3+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2020 CO1                 a,e,i = 2.19, 0.67, 5                   q = 0.7190
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2020 01 07    19 41 08.8 -03 22 44   0.1859  0.8120    20.7   154.7    29.4
    ...
    2020 01 22    16 41 21.8 +05 39 22   0.08547 0.9416    58.0   117.5    23.3
    ...
    2020 01 30    13 32 18.0 +10 10 55   0.09168 1.0210   110.7    64.5    21.2
    ...
    2020 02 05    12 01 09.4 +10 10 05   0.1256  1.0827   138.3    37.3    21.3
    2020 02 06    11 50 39.7 +10 04 51   0.1326  1.0932   141.8    33.9    21.3
    2020 02 07    11 41 10.1 +09 59 20   0.1399  1.1036   145.0    30.8    21.4
    ...
    2020 02 13    10 59 38.3 +09 28 32   0.1883  1.1666   160.8    16.2    21.7
    ...
    2020 02 21    10 28 25.9 +09 02 00   0.2626  1.2509   176.0     3.1    22.0
    ...
    2020 03 07    10 02 38.5 +08 36 20   0.4284  1.4073   162.8    12.0    23.7
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2020 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2020-C102
    


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