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    M.P.E.C. 2023-M96                                 Issued 2023 June 22, 21:24 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 MN2                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K23M02N  C2023 06 16.29486 16 14 42.12 +39 43 44.2          21.8 GVEM096G96
         K23M02N  C2023 06 16.30049 16 14 45.51 +39 43 05.2          21.6 GVEM096G96
         K23M02N  C2023 06 16.30611 16 14 48.87 +39 42 26.4          21.6 GVEM096G96
         K23M02N  C2023 06 16.31174 16 14 52.23 +39 41 47.4          20.7 GVEM096G96
         K23M02N* C2023 06 21.32009017 04 42.439+28 58 20.69         21.07wXEM096F51
         K23M02N  C2023 06 21.33146917 04 48.020+28 56 46.44         20.63GVEM096F51
         K23M02N  C2023 06 21.34283017 04 53.574+28 55 11.89         21.01wXEM096F51
         K23M02N  C2023 06 21.48837317 06 03.981+28 34 39.89         20.84GVEM096F52
         K23M02N  C2023 06 21.48900917 06 04.274+28 34 34.73         20.94GVEM096F52
         K23M02N KC2023 06 22.16555017 12 05.31 +26 58 13.3          20.9 VuEM096H21
         K23M02N KC2023 06 22.17114317 12 07.93 +26 57 25.9          20.8 VuEM096H21
    
    Observer details:
    F51 Pan-STARRS 1, Haleakala.  Observers J. Bulger, T. Lowe, P. Minguez, A.
        Schultz, I. Smith, K. Chambers.  Measurers K. Chambers, T. de Boer, J.
        Bulger, J. Fairlamb, H. Gao, M. Huber, C.-C. Lin, T. Lowe, E. Magnier, P.
        Minguez, Y. Ramanjooloo, A. Schultz, I. Smith, R. Wainscoat, R. Weryk, S.
        Chastel.  1.8-m Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    F52 Pan-STARRS 2, Haleakala.  Observers J. Bulger, K. Chambers, T. Dukes, T.
        Lowe, P. Minguez, A. Schultz, I. Smith.  Measurers S. Chastel, J.
        Fairlamb, M. Huber, Y. Ramanjooloo, R. Wainscoat, R. Weryk.  1.8-m
        Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer R. A. Kowalski.  Measurers B. Gray, D.
        Rankin, F. C. Shelly.  1.5-m reflector + 10K CCD.
    H21 Astronomical Research Observatory, Westfield.  Observer R. Holmes.
        Measurers T. Linder, R. Holmes, L. Horn.  0.76-m f/3.0 astrograph + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2023 MN2                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0726 AU
    Epoch 2023 Feb. 25.0 TT = JDT 2460000.5                 Alexandersen            
    M 317.70275              (2000.0)            P               Q                  
    n   0.47794039     Peri.  117.36457     -0.52297300     +0.84775815             
    a   1.6201438      Node   120.83110     -0.81385524     -0.46586669             
    e   0.3685890      Incl.    5.90549     -0.25325657     -0.25352385             
    P   2.06           H   24.75          G   0.15           U   8                  
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    230616 G96  0.1+  0.2+    230621 F51  0.2-  0.1+    230621 F52  0.1-  0.2+
    230616 G96  0.2+  0.0     230621 F51  0.0   0.1-    230622 H21  0.3+  0.3+
    230616 G96  0.0   0.0     230621 F51  0.2+  0.4-    230622 H21  0.2-  0.3+
    230616 G96  0.3-  0.0     230621 F52  0.1+  0.2-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2023 MN2                 a,e,i = 1.62, 0.37, 6                   q = 1.0230
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2023 05 23    12 10 58.5 +53 51 47   0.1260  1.0231    91.4    81.6    23.2
    ...
    2023 06 07    14 26 51.0 +51 30 40   0.09056 1.0324    98.8    76.3    22.3
    ...
    2023 06 15    16 00 26.3 +42 03 28   0.07776 1.0466   111.4    64.6    21.6
    ...
    2023 06 21    17 01 45.1 +29 43 00   0.07463 1.0611   125.3    51.4    21.1
    2023 06 22    17 10 37.2 +27 22 19   0.07482 1.0638   127.8    49.0    21.1
    2023 06 23    17 19 04.9 +24 59 24   0.07521 1.0666   130.4    46.6    21.0
    ...
    2023 06 29    18 01 40.7 +10 54 31   0.08215 1.0850   145.2    32.4    20.9
    ...
    2023 07 07    18 40 33.2 -04 09 20   0.1022  1.1136   160.8    17.5    20.9
    ...
    2023 07 22    19 20 57.3 -19 34 46   0.1633  1.1773   170.1     8.6    21.8
    
    M. P. C. Staff               (C) Copyright 2023 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2023-M96
    


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