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    M.P.E.C. 2020-M01                                 Issued 2020 June 16, 05:19 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 LX                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K20L00X* C2020 06 14.26941714 16 32.099+00 41 01.28         20.82wUEM001F52
         K20L00X  C2020 06 14.28147014 16 37.288+00 41 22.03         21.10wUEM001F52
         K20L00X  C2020 06 14.29351914 16 42.456+00 41 43.34         20.93wUEM001F52
         K20L00X KC2020 06 14.39822914 17 32.43 +00 46 58.6          20.9 GVEM001474
         K20L00X KC2020 06 14.40000914 17 33.21 +00 47 01.8          20.8 GVEM001474
         K20L00X KC2020 06 14.40357114 17 34.77 +00 47 08.2          21.0 GVEM001474
         K20L00X KC2020 06 14.41015114 17 37.73 +00 47 19.6          20.9 GVEM001474
         K20L00X KC2020 06 14.95170214 22 03.78 +01 00 22.6          20.2 GVEM001J95
         K20L00X KC2020 06 14.96468414 22 10.00 +01 00 45.3          20.6 GVEM001J95
         K20L00X KC2020 06 15.11332314 23 28.56 +01 05 35.4          20.8 VuEM001H21
         K20L00X KC2020 06 15.11768514 23 30.61 +01 05 43.7          21.0 VuEM001H21
         K20L00X KC2020 06 15.12219214 23 32.74 +01 05 52.0          20.8 VuEM001H21
         K20L00X KC2020 06 15.15100 14 23 47.11 +01 06 46.8          20.7 GVEM001H36
         K20L00X KC2020 06 15.15738 14 23 50.27 +01 06 57.8          20.9 GVEM001H36
         K20L00X KC2020 06 16.14098 14 32 36.26 +01 37 34.1          21.1 GVEM001H36
         K20L00X KC2020 06 16.15081 14 32 41.36 +01 37 52.7          20.7 GVEM001H36
         K20L00X KC2020 06 16.15520114 32 42.70 +01 37 59.3          20.3 VuEM001H21
         K20L00X KC2020 06 16.15708714 32 43.67 +01 38 02.8          20.4 VuEM001H21
         K20L00X KC2020 06 16.16063 14 32 46.43 +01 38 12.1          20.9 GVEM001H36
         K20L00X KC2020 06 16.16127614 32 45.80 +01 38 10.7          20.6 VuEM001H21
    
    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.
    F52 Pan-STARRS 2, Haleakala.  Observers J. Bulger, T. Dukes, 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.
    H21 Astronomical Research Observatory, Westfield.  Observer R. Holmes.
        Measurers S. Foglia, L. Buzzi, T. Linder, R. Holmes.  0.76-m f/3.0
        astrograph + CCD, 0.81-m f/4.0 astrograph + CCD.
    H36 Sandlot Observatory, Scranton.  Observer G. Hug.  0.56-m reflector + CCD.
    J95 Great Shefford.  Observer P. Birtwhistle.  0.41-m f/6.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2020 LX                                                  Earth MOID = 0.0449 AU
    Epoch 2020 May 31.0 TT = JDT 2459000.5                  Pan
    M 352.77335              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.33425374     Peri.   29.93510     -0.02414817     +0.99907095
    a   2.0562940      Node   238.70251     -0.92530703     -0.03585319
    e   0.4865331      Incl.    2.39413     -0.37844916     +0.02391200
    P   2.95           H   24.8           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    200614 F52  0.0   1.0+    200614 J95  0.2-  0.0     200616 H36  1.1-  0.4+
    200614 F52  0.0   0.6+    200614 J95  0.3+  0.8-    200616 H36  0.1+  0.2+
    200614 F52  0.3-  0.7+    200615 H21  0.1+  0.3-    200616 H21  0.1+  0.2-
    200614 474  0.2+  0.2-    200615 H21  0.1+  0.1+    200616 H21  0.1+  0.3-
    200614 474  0.0   0.1-    200615 H21  0.2+  0.2+    200616 H36  0.7+  0.9+
    200614 474  0.4-  0.1-    200615 H36  1.2-  1.1+    200616 H21  0.2-  0.4-
    200614 474  0.1-  0.3-    200615 H36  1.0+  0.5+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2020 LX                  a,e,i = 2.06, 0.49, 2                   q = 1.0558
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2020 05 17    12 50 29.5 -07 56 44   0.1563  1.1329   138.4    36.4    22.5
    ...
    2020 06 01    13 11 29.7 -04 13 02   0.1076  1.0827   127.3    48.1    21.9
    ...
    2020 06 09    13 42 12.6 -01 35 19   0.08393 1.0660   125.5    50.8    21.4
    ...
    2020 06 15    14 22 30.5 +01 03 28   0.06820 1.0587   127.4    49.6    20.9
    2020 06 16    14 31 18.3 +01 34 25   0.06587 1.0579   128.2    49.0    20.8
    2020 06 17    14 40 48.7 +02 06 40   0.06367 1.0572   129.0    48.3    20.8
    ...
    2020 06 23    15 54 09.6 +05 38 09   0.05370 1.0559   136.4    41.6    20.2
    ...
    2020 07 01    18 00 50.0 +09 02 26   0.05328 1.0615   146.4    32.0    19.9
    ...
    2020 07 16    20 31 48.9 +07 21 20   0.08841 1.0930   148.8    28.8    21.0
    
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