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    M.P.E.C. 2020-K38                                  Issued 2020 May 18, 06:37 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 JV2                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K20J02V* C2020 05 15.35594714 59 46.151-27 28 23.40         21.15wUEK038F51
         K20J02V  C2020 05 15.36633114 59 48.259-27 28 10.91         21.57wUEK038F51
         K20J02V  C2020 05 15.37673414 59 50.383-27 27 58.28         21.57wUEK038F51
         K20J02V  C2020 05 16.21382 15 03 27.93 -27 08 43.7          20.3 GVEK038I52
         K20J02V  C2020 05 16.21861 15 03 28.97 -27 08 36.8                VEK038I52
         K20J02V  C2020 05 16.22339 15 03 30.15 -27 08 29.9                VEK038I52
         K20J02V  C2020 05 16.22817 15 03 31.21 -27 08 25.7          19.5 GVEK038I52
         K20J02V KC2020 05 17.49932915 09 54.13 -26 30 21.0          20.7 GVEK038474
         K20J02V KC2020 05 17.50169115 09 54.80 -26 30 15.9          20.3 GVEK038474
         K20J02V KC2020 05 17.50405215 09 55.52 -26 30 11.8          20.7 GVEK038474
         K20J02V KC2020 05 17.50641315 09 56.24 -26 30 07.3          20.8 GVEK038474
         K20J02V  C2020 05 18.24486 15 14 19.50 -26 06 40.6          21.4 GVEK038I52
         K20J02V  C2020 05 18.24562 15 14 19.79 -26 06 38.7          20.6 GVEK038I52
         K20J02V  C2020 05 18.24639 15 14 20.14 -26 06 36.5                VEK038I52
         K20J02V  C2020 05 18.24716 15 14 20.29 -26 06 35.2          22.4 GVEK038I52
    
    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, T. de Boer, L. Denneau, J. 
       Fairlamb, H. Flewelling, M. Huber, C.-C. Lin, E. Magnier, Y. Ramanjooloo, R. 
       Wainscoat, R. Weryk.  1.8-m Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    I52 Steward Observatory, Mt. Lemmon Station.  Observer D. C. Fuls.  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.  1.0-m reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2020 JV2                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0172 AU
    Epoch 2020 May 16.0 TT = JDT 2458985.5                  Bell                    
    M 345.79495              (2000.0)            P               Q                  
    n   0.32117216     Peri.   46.10676     +0.30770432     +0.94640839             
    a   2.1117579      Node   242.05158     -0.90171507     +0.25713760             
    e   0.5531482      Incl.    6.37782     -0.30369060     +0.19542621             
    P   3.07           H   25.73          G   0.15           U   9                  
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    200515 F51  0.1+  0.1+    200516 I52  0.1+  0.7+    200517 474  0.3+  0.2-
    200515 F51  0.1-  0.0+    200516 I52  1.0-  1.9-    200518 I52  0.7-  0.3-
    200515 F51  0.0-  0.1-    200517 474  0.3+  0.2-    200518 I52  0.2-  0.1-
    200516 I52  1.0+  0.3+    200517 474  0.2-  0.4+    200518 I52  1.0+  0.5+
    200516 I52  0.4-  0.5+    200517 474  0.1+  0.1-    200518 I52  0.4-  0.1+
    Ephemeris:
    2020 JV2                 a,e,i = 2.11, 0.55, 6                   q = 0.9436
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2020 04 18    14 24 14.9 -28 47 21   0.3108  1.3002   159.8    15.5    24.6
    ...
    2020 05 03    14 33 53.0 -29 14 53   0.1853  1.1889   166.3    11.6    23.2
    ...
    2020 05 11    14 46 20.3 -28 32 46   0.1261  1.1336   167.8    10.9    22.2
    ...
    2020 05 17    15 07 13.6 -26 46 10   0.08473 1.0949   170.1     9.2    21.2
    2020 05 18    15 12 47.3 -26 14 00   0.07809 1.0887   170.9     8.5    21.0
    2020 05 19    15 19 19.5 -25 34 33   0.07154 1.0826   171.9     7.6    20.7
    ...
    2020 05 25    16 41 28.2 -15 06 03   0.03568 1.0481   170.1     9.5    19.2
    ...
    2020 06 02    22 36 21.5 +32 27 49   0.03550 1.0081    79.1    98.9    22.1
    ...
    2020 06 17    01 11 50.0 +34 09 29   0.1277  0.9570    59.3   114.2    25.6
    
    M. P. C. Staff               (C) Copyright 2020 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2020-K38
    


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