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    M.P.E.C. 2024-D18                             Issued 2024 February 16, 23:03 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
    
                                    2024 CA8                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K24C08A  C2024 02 04.49092210 38 05.688+05 16 54.05         20.91GVED018F52
         K24C08A  C2024 02 04.50288310 38 05.960+05 16 36.54         21.73GVED018F52
         K24C08A  C2024 02 04.51489510 38 06.189+05 16 18.73         21.86GVED018F52
         K24C08A*KB2024 02 14.88382 10 57 22.862-11 00 19.94         18.8 GXED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 14.89054 10 57 25.296-11 02 46.97         18.9 GXED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 14.89726 10 57 27.806-11 05 15.36               XED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 15.08626810 58 43.48 -12 21 17.0          18.8 GXED018958
         K24C08A KB2024 02 15.08984210 58 44.95 -12 22 45.2          19.2 GXED018958
         K24C08A KB2024 02 15.09337710 58 46.49 -12 24 11.0          19.0 GXED018958
         K24C08A KB2024 02 15.11605 10 58 52.202-12 30 22.57         18.9 GXED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 15.12120 10 58 54.456-12 32 27.35         18.3 GXED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 15.12634 10 58 56.580-12 34 34.86         19.5 GXED018L87
         K24C08A  C2024 02 15.47444311 02 13.842-15 17 25.94         18.36GVED018F52
         K24C08A  C2024 02 15.48744011 02 20.700-15 24 05.75         18.67GVED018F52
         K24C08A  C2024 02 15.51372411 02 34.758-15 37 43.26               VED018F52
         K24C08A KB2024 02 15.85196 11 06 48.382-18 51 50.87         17.3 GXED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 15.85789 11 06 52.896-18 55 45.48         18.4 GXED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 15.86370 11 06 57.331-18 59 34.26         18.1 GXED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 16.15826 11 11 02.851-22 32 58.27         18.1 GXED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 16.16016 11 11 04.735-22 34 27.80         18.4 GXED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 16.16198 11 11 06.694-22 35 54.17               XED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 16.93588 11 32 20.554-36 32 52.58         19.8 GXED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 16.93663 11 32 22.387-36 33 56.84         18.4 GXED018L87
         K24C08A KB2024 02 16.93742 11 32 24.202-36 35 04.45         18.6 GXED018L87
    
    Observer details:
    958 Observatoire de Dax.  Observer P. Dupouy.  0.50-m f/4.5 Reflector + CMO.
    F52 Pan-STARRS 2, Haleakala.  Observers J. Herman, T. Lowe, P. Minguez, A.
        Schultz, I. Smith.  Measurers K. Chambers, 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.
    L87 Moonbase South Observatory, Hakos.  Observer G. Duszanowicz.  0.28-m f/1.9
        reflector + CMO.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2024 CA8                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0154 AU
    Epoch 2024 Mar. 31.0 TT = JDT 2460400.5                 Bell                    
    M 359.06309              (2000.0)            P               Q                  
    n   0.34445927     Peri.  309.87358     -0.28491546     +0.95807885             
    a   2.0154752      Node   303.54762     -0.86804821     -0.27122171             
    e   0.7767829      Incl.    2.07212     -0.40659008     -0.09232384             
    P   2.86           H   24.32          G   0.15           U   9                  
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    240204 F52  0.1+  0.3-    240215 958  0.1+  0.1+    240215 L87  0.0   1.5-
    240204 F52  0.3+  0.0     240215 L87  0.3+  2.6-    240215 L87  0.2+  0.7-
    240204 F52  0.2-  0.1+    240215 L87  1.5+  0.3-    240216 L87  0.9-  0.9-
    240214 L87  0.4+  1.0-    240215 L87  0.6+  0.7-    240216 L87  0.4-  0.0
    240214 L87  0.7-  0.2-    240215 F52  0.0   0.3-    240216 L87  2.2+  0.4+
    240214 L87  0.5-  0.6-    240215 F52  0.0   0.0     240216 L87  0.3-  0.3-
    240215 958  0.6-  0.5+    240215 F52  0.0   0.3+    240216 L87  0.5+  0.1+
    240215 958  0.9-  0.5-    240215 L87  0.0   0.6-    240216 L87  0.0   0.1+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2024 CA8                 a,e,i = 2.02, 0.78, 2                   q = 0.4499
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2024 01 17    10 27 38.6 +09 03 40   0.5125  1.4181   140.7    26.1    24.8
    ...
    2024 02 01    10 36 01.9 +06 27 46   0.2627  1.2251   153.0    21.4    22.9
    ...
    2024 02 09    10 41 44.0 +02 35 13   0.1385  1.1160   157.8    19.5    21.2
    ...
    2024 02 15    10 58 05.1 -11 44 19   0.05008 1.0313   150.1    28.5    19.1
    2024 02 16    11 08 41.4 -20 33 03   0.03669 1.0170   142.1    36.6    18.7
    2024 02 17    11 34 50.0 -38 03 58   0.02524 1.0026   124.8    54.0    18.3
    ...
    2024 02 23    22 16 18.2 -24 16 30   0.07671 0.9150    14.1   164.7    31.5
    ...
    2024 03 02    22 27 18.8 -15 25 57   0.1990  0.7960    10.2   167.3    34.9
    ...
    2024 03 17    22 36 42.2 -11 21 15   0.4664  0.5800    20.2   143.7    28.9
    
    M. P. C. Staff               (C) Copyright 2024 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2024-D18
    


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