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    M.P.E.C. 2023-K65                                  Issued 2023 May 20, 16:32 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.
    			  
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                URL https://www.minorplanetcenter.net/    ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                     2023 KH                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K23K00H* C2023 05 18.26211112 37 26.973-16 24 46.11         20.95wXEK065F52
         K23K00H  C2023 05 18.27309812 37 24.067-16 26 42.27         21.12wXEK065F52
         K23K00H  C2023 05 18.29512012 37 18.228-16 30 34.37         21.00wXEK065F52
         K23K00H  C2023 05 18.39443912 36 52.024-16 47 55.15         20.69GVEK065F52
         K23K00H  C2023 05 18.39524612 36 51.807-16 48 03.67         20.97GVEK065F52
         K23K00H 2C2023 05 19.88517412 31 18.860-20 59 10.83         20.5 GVEK065J04
         K23K00H 2C2023 05 19.89194512 31 17.183-21 00 16.60         20.8 GVEK065J04
         K23K00H 2C2023 05 19.89865712 31 15.516-21 01 22.17         20.5 GVEK065J04
         K23K00H  C2023 05 20.17181712 30 16.316-21 45 19.68         20.9 GVEK065654
         K23K00H  C2023 05 20.18370512 30 13.416-21 47 13.48         20.9 GVEK065654
         K23K00H  C2023 05 20.19526812 30 10.590-21 49 04.02         20.9 GVEK065654
         K23K00H  C2023 05 20.20753112 30 07.598-21 51 00.95         20.9 GVEK065654
    
    Observer details:
    654 Table Mountain Observatory, Wrightwood-PHMC.  Observers N. Evans, P. Choi,
        N. Saini, C. Zhai, R. Trahan, M. Shao.  1.0-m Reflector + CCD.
    F52 Pan-STARRS 2, Haleakala.  Observers J. Bulger, T. Lowe, A. Schultz, I.
        Smith, K. Chambers, T. Dukes.  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.
    J04 ESA Optical Ground Station, Tenerife.  Observers D. Abreu, M. Micheli, F.
        Ocana, L. Conversi.  Measurers M. Micheli, F. Ocana, R. Kresken, M.
        Busch, A. Knofel, E. Schwab.  1.0-m f/4.4 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2023 KH                                                  Earth MOID = 0.0845 AU
    Epoch 2023 Feb. 25.0 TT = JDT 2460000.5                 Bell                    
    M 316.96300              (2000.0)            P               Q                  
    n   0.63928194     Peri.  169.21502     -0.76608653     +0.58109703             
    a   1.3345692      Node    49.92292     -0.61318901     -0.53269651             
    e   0.1821848      Incl.   21.03558     -0.19264130     -0.61527284             
    P   1.54           H   23.97          G   0.15           U   9                  
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    230518 F52  0.1-  0.3-    230518 F52  0.0   0.1-    230520 654  0.1+  0.0
    230518 F52  0.0   0.2-    230519 J04  0.1-  0.0     230520 654  0.1+  0.0
    230518 F52  0.1+  0.2+    230519 J04  0.0   0.2+    230520 654  0.0   0.0
    230518 F52  0.1+  0.1+    230519 J04  0.0   0.1-    230520 654  0.1-  0.0
    
    Ephemeris:
    2023 KH                  a,e,i = 1.33, 0.18, 21                  q = 1.0914
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2023 04 20    14 54 55.4 +50 14 07   0.1763  1.0954   116.9    54.9    22.4
    ...
    2023 05 05    13 39 57.7 +25 56 37   0.1134  1.0915   135.1    40.7    21.0
    ...
    2023 05 13    12 59 56.8 +00 31 12   0.1040  1.0935   141.5    35.1    20.7
    ...
    2023 05 19    12 34 35.7 -18 31 19   0.1145  1.0969   136.1    39.7    21.0
    2023 05 20    12 30 53.3 -21 16 39   0.1175  1.0977   134.8    40.9    21.1
    2023 05 21    12 27 20.4 -23 53 11   0.1208  1.0984   133.4    42.0    21.2
    ...
    2023 05 27    12 09 24.9 -36 34 18   0.1457  1.1039   125.4    48.4    21.8
    ...
    2023 06 04    11 54 06.3 -47 22 37   0.1870  1.1135   117.7    53.8    22.5
    ...
    2023 06 19    11 48 14.1 -58 17 10   0.2726  1.1378   109.8    57.2    23.5
    
    M. P. C. Staff               (C) Copyright 2023 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2023-K65
    


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