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    M.P.E.C. 2023-K155                                 Issued 2023 May 26, 15:08 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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                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
                URL https://www.minorplanetcenter.net/    ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                    2023 KD3                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K23K03D*1C2023 05 24.30717415 39 34.092-11 56 52.98         21.02GVEK155G96
         K23K03D 1C2023 05 24.31235115 39 35.226-11 56 24.40         21.62GVEK155G96
         K23K03D 1C2023 05 24.31752115 39 36.436-11 55 54.80         20.87GVEK155G96
         K23K03D 1C2023 05 24.32269115 39 37.570-11 55 24.38         21.10GVEK155G96
         K23K03D KC2023 05 24.39284415 39 53.760-11 48 41.80         21.00GVEK155I52
         K23K03D KC2023 05 24.40059515 39 55.650-11 47 57.00         20.73GVEK155I52
         K23K03D  C2023 05 25.26946 15 44 37.82 -10 38 52.8          21.6 GVEK155I52
         K23K03D  C2023 05 25.27157 15 44 38.19 -10 38 43.3          21.0 GVEK155I52
         K23K03D 1C2023 05 26.31090615 48 33.692-09 36 16.99         21.15GVEK155G96
         K23K03D 1C2023 05 26.31278815 48 33.923-09 36 11.63         22.45GVEK155G96
         K23K03D 1C2023 05 26.31466815 48 34.085-09 36 06.12         21.28GVEK155G96
         K23K03D 1C2023 05 26.31654915 48 34.254-09 35 59.17         21.09GVEK155G96
    
    Observer details:
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer J. B. Fazekas.  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.
    I52 Steward Observatory, Mt. Lemmon Station.  Observer A. Serrano.  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, B. Gray.  1.0-m prime focus + CCD, 1.0-m f/2.0 prime focus +
        CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2023 KD3                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0042 AU
    Epoch 2023 Feb. 25.0 TT = JDT 2460000.5                 Bell                    
    M 347.13577              (2000.0)            P               Q                  
    n   0.85776925     Peri.  273.24646     -0.89409070     -0.44410515             
    a   1.0970398      Node   240.39447     +0.43287304     -0.82353797             
    e   0.2288150      Incl.    3.82979     +0.11499026     -0.35292466             
    P   1.15           H   28.72          G   0.15           U   7                  
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    230524 G96  0.3-  0.6+    230524 I52  0.0   0.0     230526 G96  0.2-  0.2+
    230524 G96  0.5-  0.4-    230524 I52  0.1-  0.2+    230526 G96  0.5+  0.4-
    230524 G96  0.4+  0.4-    230525 I52  0.5-  0.3-    230526 G96  0.2+  0.8-
    230524 G96  0.1+  0.4+    230525 I52  0.4+  0.4+    230526 G96  0.0   0.2+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2023 KD3                 a,e,i = 1.10, 0.23, 4                   q = 0.8460
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2023 04 26    04 13 18.4 +02 18 37   0.09061 0.9304    32.0   145.0    30.9
    ...
    2023 05 11    04 34 53.1 -03 19 35   0.03002 0.9838    29.8   149.3    29.4
    ...
    2023 05 19    11 32 34.9 -46 52 36   0.0050481.0143   123.1    56.6    19.3
    ...
    2023 05 25    15 43 20.4 -10 54 28   0.02518 1.0374   168.8    10.9    21.5
    2023 05 26    15 47 30.8 -09 49 46   0.02904 1.0413   167.7    11.9    21.8
    2023 05 27    15 50 42.7 -09 00 40   0.03292 1.0451   166.7    12.9    22.2
    ...
    2023 06 02    16 00 51.7 -06 38 10   0.05676 1.0682   162.2    16.8    23.5
    ...
    2023 06 10    16 06 48.9 -05 52 38   0.09006 1.0986   157.1    21.1    24.7
    ...
    2023 06 25    16 15 27.3 -06 34 48   0.1591  1.1534   147.2    28.5    26.3
    
    M. P. C. Staff               (C) Copyright 2023 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2023-K155
    


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