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    M.P.E.C. 2020-Q95                               Issued 2020 August 19, 11:34 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 QN1                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K20Q01N  C2020 08 10.44627 23 47 26.35 +26 56 34.2                VEQ095G96
         K20Q01N  C2020 08 10.45146 23 47 25.27 +26 56 42.2          21.6 GVEQ095G96
         K20Q01N  C2020 08 10.45665 23 47 24.27 +26 56 49.7          20.7 GVEQ095G96
         K20Q01N* C2020 08 18.38650223 19 00.221+29 59 48.98         21.39wUEQ095F51
         K20Q01N  C2020 08 18.39903923 18 56.924+30 00 04.06         21.63wUEQ095F51
         K20Q01N  C2020 08 18.41166023 18 53.581+30 00 19.22         21.52wUEQ095F51
         K20Q01N  C2020 08 18.42426023 18 50.239+30 00 34.08         21.51wUEQ095F51
         K20Q01N  C2020 08 19.07348 23 16 06.19 +30 11 59.1          21.1 VVEQ095033
         K20Q01N  C2020 08 19.07707 23 16 05.17 +30 12 03.0          21.7 VVEQ095033
         K20Q01N  C2020 08 19.08065 23 16 04.23 +30 12 06.6          21.6 VVEQ095033
         K20Q01N KC2020 08 19.30338823 15 08.70 +30 16 11.5          21.4 VuEQ095H21
         K20Q01N KC2020 08 19.30775823 15 07.53 +30 16 15.9          21.3 VuEQ095H21
    
    Observer details:
    033 Karl Schwarzschild Observatory, Tautenburg.  Observers S. Melnikov, F.
        Ludwig, B. Stecklum.  Measurer B. Stecklum.  1.34-m f/3 Schmidt + 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.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer T. A. Pruyne.  Measurers B. Gray, D. Rankin,
        F. C. Shelly.  1.5-m reflector + 10K 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.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2020 QN1                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0028 AU
    Epoch 2020 May 31.0 TT = JDT 2459000.5                  Veres
    M  76.70892              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   1.09828878     Peri.  233.69144     -0.93984373     -0.32010526
    a   0.9303757      Node   287.37110     +0.33954631     -0.83711411
    e   0.2404169      Incl.    7.17928     +0.03744424     -0.44359057
    P   0.90           H   23.1           G   0.15           U   8
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    200810 G96  0.2+  0.3+    200818 F51  0.0   0.0     200819 033  0.3-  0.1-
    200810 G96  0.4-  0.2+    200818 F51  0.0   0.1+    200819 033  0.2-  0.2-
    200810 G96  0.1+  0.5-    200818 F51  0.0   0.0     200819 H21  0.1-  0.3+
    200818 F51  0.1-  0.0     200819 033  0.5+  0.3-    200819 H21  0.1+  0.1+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2020 QN1                 a,e,i = 0.93, 0.24, 7                   q = 0.7067
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2020 07 20    00 25 42.7 +16 19 13   0.2422  1.1027   104.7    63.1    22.5
    ...
    2020 08 04    00 04 17.5 +23 54 30   0.2126  1.1316   118.5    52.0    21.9
    ...
    2020 08 12    23 42 33.5 +27 37 03   0.1987  1.1422   126.3    45.7    21.6
    ...
    2020 08 18    23 20 33.1 +29 52 27   0.1904  1.1480   131.8    41.1    21.4
    2020 08 19    23 16 25.5 +30 10 57   0.1892  1.1487   132.7    40.4    21.4
    2020 08 20    23 12 10.7 +30 28 04   0.1882  1.1495   133.5    39.7    21.3
    ...
    2020 08 26    22 44 40.7 +31 37 25   0.1836  1.1527   137.5    36.3    21.2
    ...
    2020 09 03    22 05 47.8 +31 29 34   0.1827  1.1540   139.6    34.5    21.1
    ...
    2020 09 18    21 05 32.2 +26 48 35   0.1969  1.1472   132.5    40.2    21.5
    
    M. P. C. Staff               (C) Copyright 2020 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2020-Q95
    


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