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    M.P.E.C. 2020-V38                              Issued 2020 November 7, 00:55 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 VY                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K20V00Y  C2020 10 20.49260003 57 15.150-14 25 06.84         23.21GVEV038F51
         K20V00Y  C2020 10 20.50666103 57 15.075-14 24 53.44         22.85GVEV038F51
         K20V00Y  C2020 10 20.52075503 57 14.991-14 24 40.18         23.19GVEV038F51
         K20V00Y  C2020 10 20.53485503 57 14.886-14 24 26.48         22.00GVEV038F51
         K20V00Y* C2020 11 05.40620203 49 46.28 -02 04 49.4          20.22GVEV038G96
         K20V00Y  C2020 11 05.41100203 49 45.72 -02 04 18.8          20.09GVEV038G96
         K20V00Y  C2020 11 05.41579203 49 45.11 -02 03 46.4          20.21GVEV038G96
         K20V00Y  C2020 11 05.42059603 49 44.50 -02 03 16.2          20.46GVEV038G96
         K20V00Y KC2020 11 05.48587303 49 36.58 -01 56 06.6          20.62GVEV038I52
         K20V00Y KC2020 11 05.48839203 49 36.22 -01 55 50.2          20.81GVEV038I52
         K20V00Y KC2020 11 05.49091303 49 35.93 -01 55 33.4          21.52GVEV038I52
         K20V00Y KC2020 11 06.20467003 48 29.53 -00 32 58.1          20.5 VuEV038H21
         K20V00Y KC2020 11 06.21049903 48 28.74 -00 32 15.5          20.8 VuEV038H21
         K20V00Y KC2020 11 06.21370103 48 28.28 -00 31 52.0          20.6 VuEV038H21
         K20V00Y KC2020 11 06.84783403 47 17.52 +00 49 16.1          20.3 GVEV038L01
         K20V00Y KC2020 11 06.84977503 47 17.28 +00 49 31.1          20.4 GVEV038L01
         K20V00Y KC2020 11 06.85367003 47 16.72 +00 50 02.6          21.3 GVEV038L01
         K20V00Y KC2020 11 06.85583603 47 16.39 +00 50 20.2          20.3 GVEV038L01
         K20V00Y KC2020 11 06.85778603 47 16.10 +00 50 36.2          20.3 GVEV038L01
    
    Observer details:
    F51 Pan-STARRS 1, Haleakala.  Observers J. Bulger, K. Chambers, T. Lowe, A.
        Schultz, M. Willman.  Measurers S. Chastel, M. Huber, Y. Ramanjooloo, R.
        Wainscoat, R. Weryk.  1.8-m Ritchey-Chretien + 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.
    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.
    I52 Steward Observatory, Mt. Lemmon Station.  Observer D. Rankin.  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.
    L01 Visnjan Observatory, Tican.  Observers K. Korlevic, V. Dobos, D. Pujagic.
        Measurer K. Korlevic.  1.0-m f/2.9 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2020 VY                                                  Earth MOID = 0.0415 AU
    Epoch 2020 Dec. 17.0 TT = JDT 2459200.5                 Bell
    M 345.16751              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.67313126     Peri.   68.57983     -0.44947431     -0.86555961
    a   1.2894452      Node    50.08705     +0.67518307     -0.49106659
    e   0.3120993      Incl.   16.73505     +0.58489372     -0.09828616
    P   1.46           H   24.8           G   0.15           U   8
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    201020 F51  0.1-  0.1-    201105 G96  0.1+  0.4-    201106 L01  0.2-  0.3+
    201020 F51  0.0   0.1+    201105 I52  0.7+  0.2-    201106 L01  0.3+  0.3-
    201020 F51  0.1+  0.1-    201105 I52  0.2-  0.4-    201106 L01  0.1+  0.3-
    201020 F51  0.1-  0.1+    201105 I52  0.2-  0.3-    201106 L01  0.2-  0.2-
    201105 G96  0.4-  0.5+    201106 H21  0.1-  0.3+    201106 L01  0.4-  0.1+
    201105 G96  0.3+  0.3-    201106 H21  0.1+  0.2+
    201105 G96  0.2+  0.8+    201106 H21  0.1-  0.2+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2020 VY                  a,e,i = 1.29, 0.31, 17                  q = 0.8870
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2020 10 08    03 51 12.3 -16 02 25   0.2980  1.2162   131.2    38.2    24.1
    ...
    2020 10 23    03 57 32.2 -13 38 33   0.1842  1.1418   139.8    34.2    22.8
    ...
    2020 10 31    03 55 28.2 -09 01 00   0.1278  1.1024   147.2    29.2    21.8
    ...
    2020 11 06    03 48 49.2 -00 56 37   0.08858 1.0733   156.9    21.2    20.7
    2020 11 07    03 46 55.1 +01 11 04   0.08245 1.0685   159.3    19.2    20.5
    2020 11 08    03 44 39.9 +03 39 36   0.07650 1.0638   161.9    16.8    20.2
    ...
    2020 11 14    03 15 59.5 +30 40 10   0.04747 1.0358   167.5    11.9    19.0
    ...
    2020 11 22    20 01 40.3 +75 04 50   0.05198 1.0005   102.8    74.3    21.0
    ...
    2020 12 07    16 44 40.3 +45 30 55   0.1346  0.9434    68.2   104.2    24.2
    
    M. P. C. Staff               (C) Copyright 2020 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2020-V38
    


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