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    M.P.E.C. 2023-F24                                Issued 2023 March 18, 02:04 UT
    
         The Minor Planet Electronic Circulars contain information on unusual
             minor planets, routine data on comets and natural satellites,
             and occasional editorial announcements.  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
    
                                     2023 FA                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K23F00A* C2023 03 16.52210113 45 59.216+04 07 42.39         20.72wUEF024F51
         K23F00A  C2023 03 16.53364513 45 55.218+04 06 58.45         20.90wUEF024F51
         K23F00A  C2023 03 16.54517813 45 51.190+04 06 14.03         21.04wUEF024F51
         K23F00A  C2023 03 16.63350013 45 20.699+04 00 27.57         20.29GVEF024F52
         K23F00A  C2023 03 16.63430513 45 20.439+04 00 24.44         20.28GVEF024F52
         K23F00A 1C2023 03 16.94600 13 44 09.80 +03 37 19.2          20.6 VXEF024033
         K23F00A 1C2023 03 16.94727 13 44 09.43 +03 37 14.3          20.5 VXEF024033
         K23F00A 1C2023 03 16.94854 13 44 08.98 +03 37 08.9          20.3 VXEF024033
         K23F00A IC2023 03 17.09211313 43 16.99 +03 26 59.1          20.3 GVEF024L01
         K23F00A IC2023 03 17.09589813 43 15.61 +03 26 42.4          20.5 GVEF024L01
         K23F00A KC2023 03 17.10034813 43 13.93 +03 26 22.5          20.4 GVEF024L01
         K23F00A |C2023 03 17.24303 13 42 37.09 +03 20 36.7          20.0 VuEF024807
         K23F00A |C2023 03 17.24688 13 42 35.52 +03 20 18.9          20.3 VuEF024807
         K23F00A |C2023 03 17.25072 13 42 33.99 +03 20 01.4          19.9 VuEF024807
         K23F00A KC2023 03 18.05397 13 37 41.75 +02 04 21.5          19.8 GVEF024K83
         K23F00A KC2023 03 18.05902 13 37 39.17 +02 03 51.9          19.6 GVEF024K83
    
    Observer details:
    033 Karl Schwarzschild Observatory, Tautenburg.  Observers S. Melnikov, C.
        Hoegner, F. Ludwig, B. Stecklum.  Measurer B. Stecklum.  1.34-m f/3
        Schmidt + CCD.
    807 Cerro Tololo Observatory, La Serena.  Observers T. Linder, R. Holmes, L.
        Horn.  0.61-m f/6.5 Dall-Kirkham Astrograph + CCD.
    F51 Pan-STARRS 1, Haleakala.  Observers J. Bulger, T. Lowe, A. Schultz, I.
        Smith.  Measurers K. Chambers, S. Chastel, T. de Boer, J. Fairlamb, H.
        Gao, M. Huber, C.-C. Lin, E. Magnier, Y. Ramanjooloo, R. Wainscoat, R.
        Weryk.  1.8-m Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    F52 Pan-STARRS 2, Haleakala.  Observers J. Bulger, K. Chambers, T. Dukes, T.
        Lowe, A. Schultz, I. Smith.  Measurers S. Chastel, J. Fairlamb, M. Huber,
        Y. Ramanjooloo, R. Wainscoat, R. Weryk.  1.8-m Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    K83 Beppe Forti Astronomical Observatory, Montelupo.  Observers M. Tombelli,
        A. Mazzanti, E. Venticinque, M. Iozzi, G. Interrante, A. Squilloni, M.
        Calamandrei, A. Boattini, T. Bitossi.  Measurers M. Tombelli, F. Bernardi,
        L. Grazzini.  0.40-m f/8 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    L01 Visnjan Observatory, Tican.  Observers K. Korlevic, M. Himelreich.
        Measurer K. Korlevic.  1.0-m f/2.9 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2023 FA                                                  Earth MOID = 0.0077 AU
    Epoch 2023 Feb. 25.0 TT = JDT 2460000.5                 Veres                   
    M 219.15468              (2000.0)            P               Q                  
    n   1.21089206     Peri.  317.39510     +0.73641626     +0.67652870             
    a   0.8717643      Node     0.03224     -0.57733939     +0.62850666             
    e   0.2809058      Incl.    7.97408     -0.35266177     +0.38378156             
    P   0.81           H   26.39          G   0.15           U   6                  
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    230316 F51  0.2-  0.2-    230316 033  0.8+  0.1-    230317 807  0.5-  0.0
    230316 F51  0.1+  0.0     230316 033  0.6+  0.1-    230317 807  0.0   0.2+
    230316 F51  0.0   0.1-    230317 L01  0.0   0.0     230318 K83  0.8+  0.4-
    230316 F52  0.0   0.0     230317 L01  0.5+  0.2+    230318 K83  0.3-  0.1+
    230316 F52  0.2+  0.1+    230317 L01  0.3+  0.3+
    230316 033  0.1-  0.6-    230317 807  0.4-  0.1+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2023 FA                  a,e,i = 0.87, 0.28, 8                   q = 0.6269
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2023 02 16    13 54 05.6 +10 27 59   0.1884  1.0985   121.7    49.9    24.8
    ...
    2023 03 03    14 02 02.9 +09 14 14   0.1080  1.0679   133.2    42.6    23.4
    ...
    2023 03 11    13 58 43.5 +07 31 23   0.06643 1.0456   141.0    36.7    22.1
    ...
    2023 03 17    13 43 47.8 +03 36 31   0.03608 1.0262   150.2    28.8    20.5
    2023 03 18    13 38 04.1 +02 12 52   0.03114 1.0228   152.5    26.6    20.1
    2023 03 19    13 30 06.3 +00 17 51   0.02626 1.0193   155.5    23.9    19.6
    ...
    2023 03 25    06 03 43.1 -41 14 55   0.0094340.9969    89.1    90.4    19.5
    ...
    2023 04 02    02 50 18.5 -18 11 55   0.04610 0.9638    38.8   139.5    26.4
    ...
    2023 04 17    02 24 33.9 -12 52 29   0.1247  0.8929    25.8   150.7    30.2
    
    M. P. C. Staff               (C) Copyright 2023 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2023-F24
    


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