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    M.P.E.C. 2022-N17                                  Issued 2022 July 2, 14:44 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
    
                                    2022 MZ3                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K22M03Z* C2022 06 29.36361722 08 04.297+22 07 19.31         21.21GVEN017G96
         K22M03Z  C2022 06 29.37393522 08 13.420+22 07 36.73         21.52GVEN017G96
         K22M03Z  C2022 06 29.37908722 08 17.912+22 07 45.12         20.74GVEN017G96
         K22M03Z mC2022 06 29.46079522 09 29.740+22 10 01.09         21.95GVEN017G96
         K22M03Z mC2022 06 29.46223022 09 31.028+22 10 03.68         20.90GVEN017G96
         K22M03Z mC2022 06 29.46366622 09 32.310+22 10 05.84         20.69GVEN017G96
         K22M03Z mC2022 06 29.46510122 09 33.559+22 10 07.68         20.44GVEN017G96
         K22M03Z KC2022 06 30.00620322 17 51.15 +22 23 32.9          20.9 GVEN017L01
         K22M03Z pC2022 06 30.00806722 17 52.87 +22 23 35.3          20.9 GVEN017L01
         K22M03Z IC2022 06 30.01017922 17 54.78 +22 23 38.2          21.3 GVEN017L01
         K22M03Z IC2022 06 30.01216622 17 56.55 +22 23 41.5          21.3 GVEN017L01
         K22M03Z KC2022 06 30.01638322 18 00.43 +22 23 47.6          20.6 GVEN017L01
         K22M03Z KC2022 06 30.31526322 22 37.22 +22 30 50.9          21.6 VuEN017H21
         K22M03Z KC2022 06 30.31700322 22 38.80 +22 30 53.3          21.3 VuEN017H21
         K22M03Z KC2022 07 01.29077422 37 55.90 +22 49 47.7          20.8 VuEN017H21
         K22M03Z KC2022 07 01.29758122 38 02.23 +22 49 55.2          20.7 VuEN017H21
         K22M03Z KC2022 07 01.30457522 38 08.75 +22 50 02.2          20.6 VuEN017H21
         K22M03Z KC2022 07 02.02854822 49 41.55 +23 00 11.8          20.3 GXEN017I93
         K22M03Z KC2022 07 02.03587022 49 48.46 +23 00 18.2          20.5 GXEN017I93
         K22M03Z KC2022 07 02.04307722 49 55.26 +23 00 23.4          20.7 GXEN017I93
    
    Observer details:
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer D. Rankin.  Measurers E. J. Christensen, D.
        Fay, J. B. Fazekas, D. C. Fuls, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, H. Groeller, J.
        K. Hogan, R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson, G. J. Leonard, D. Rankin, R. L.
        Seaman, A. Serrano, F. C. Shelly, K. W. Wierzchos.  1.5-m reflector + 10K
        CCD.
    H21 Astronomical Research Observatory, Westfield.  Observer R. Holmes.
        Measurers T. Linder, R. Holmes, L. Horn.  1.3-m f/4.0 astrograph + CCD,
        0.76-m f/3.0 astrograph + CCD.
    I93 St Pardon de Conques.  Observer F. Losse.  0.40-m f/3.7 reflector + CCD.
    L01 Visnjan Observatory, Tican.  Observers K. Korlevic, L. Poropat.  Measurer
        K. Korlevic.  1.0-m f/2.9 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2022 MZ3                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0219 AU
    Epoch 2022 Aug. 9.0 TT = JDT 2459800.5                  Veres                   
    M   2.31401              (2000.0)            P               Q                  
    n   0.28530653     Peri.  194.16039     +0.77961462     +0.61657894             
    a   2.2852212      Node   127.23516     -0.56034252     +0.76499056             
    e   0.5723775      Incl.    7.91891     -0.27967356     +0.18606413             
    P   3.45           H   23.37          G   0.15           U   9                  
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    220629 G96  0.3-  0.2+    220630 L01  0.4-  0.0     220701 H21  0.0   0.2+
    220629 G96  0.2+  0.1-    220630 L01  0.1+  0.4-    220701 H21  0.1-  0.2+
    220629 G96  0.4-  0.5-    220630 L01  0.1+  0.8-    220701 H21  0.0   0.3-
    220629 G96  0.4-  0.2-    220630 L01  0.2-  0.5-    220702 I93  0.2+  0.1-
    220629 G96  0.1-  0.1+    220630 L01  0.7+  0.7-    220702 I93  0.0   0.4+
    220629 G96  0.2+  0.0     220630 H21  0.0   0.1+    220702 I93  0.2-  0.3-
    220629 G96  0.0   0.5-    220630 H21  0.0   0.1+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2022 MZ3                 a,e,i = 2.29, 0.57, 8                   q = 0.9772
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2022 06 02    18 39 04.9 +05 34 27   0.2749  1.2362   139.5    32.2    22.4
    ...
    2022 06 17    19 51 08.9 +13 47 41   0.1702  1.1348   131.0    42.5    21.5
    ...
    2022 06 25    21 08 05.4 +19 31 44   0.1319  1.0877   119.6    54.4    21.1
    ...
    2022 07 01    22 33 16.6 +22 45 10   0.1174  1.0566   106.8    67.1    21.2
    2022 07 02    22 49 10.2 +23 00 26   0.1165  1.0518   104.4    69.4    21.2
    2022 07 03    23 05 15.0 +23 09 22   0.1160  1.0472   102.1    71.7    21.3
    ...
    2022 07 09    00 37 45.5 +21 55 50   0.1227  1.0220    89.1    84.0    21.8
    ...
    2022 07 17    02 08 38.2 +17 27 10   0.1512  0.9966    78.2    93.2    22.6
    ...
    2022 08 01    03 37 03.5 +10 50 33   0.2303  0.9772    74.1    92.8    23.4
    
    M. P. C. Staff               (C) Copyright 2022 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2022-N17
    


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