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    M.P.E.C. 2024-F68                                Issued 2024 March 22, 08:36 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
    
                                    2024 FE2                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K24F02E* C2024 03 19.44075112 22 55.396-14 12 03.21         21.28wXEF068F52
         K24F02E  C2024 03 19.45129712 22 55.764-14 12 09.04         21.49wXEF068F52
         K24F02E  C2024 03 19.46188012 22 56.172-14 12 14.50         21.03wXEF068F52
         K24F02E  C2024 03 19.52259712 22 58.502-14 12 45.71         20.85GVEF068F52
         K24F02E  C2024 03 19.52324512 22 58.524-14 12 46.09         20.95GVEF068F52
         K24F02E 1C2024 03 19.52757412 22 58.656-14 12 47.59         21.29GVEF068T12
         K24F02E 1C2024 03 19.52954412 22 58.739-14 12 48.64         21.39GVEF068T12
         K24F02E KC2024 03 20.41327112 23 48.019-14 20 31.27         20.84GVEF068I52
         K24F02E KC2024 03 20.42261712 23 48.458-14 20 35.20         21.53GVEF068I52
         K24F02E KC2024 03 20.42970912 23 48.797-14 20 38.54         21.53GVEF068I52
         K24F02E KC2024 03 20.43597712 23 48.926-14 20 40.38               VEF068I52
         K24F02E KC2024 03 22.30095912 25 34.784-14 35 36.49         20.78GVEF068I52
         K24F02E  C2024 03 22.30986512 25 34.936-14 35 41.82         20.7 GVEF068H01
         K24F02E  C2024 03 22.31321712 25 35.056-14 35 43.58         20.9 GVEF068H01
         K24F02E KC2024 03 22.31583112 25 35.335-14 35 43.84         21.82GVEF068I52
         K24F02E  C2024 03 22.33038212 25 35.724-14 35 51.23         20.8 GVEF068H01
         K24F02E KC2024 03 22.33638512 25 36.131-14 35 53.16         21.31GVEF068I52
         K24F02E  C2024 03 22.34374912 25 36.258-14 35 56.95         21.0 GVEF068H01
    
    Observer details:
    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, J. Herman, T. Lowe, P. Minguez, A. Schultz, I. Smith.  1.8-m
        Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    H01 Magdalena Ridge Observatory, Socorro.  Observers W. H. Ryan, E. V. Ryan.
        Measurers W. H. Ryan, W. H. Ryan, E. V. Ryan.  2.4-m f/8.9 Ritchey-
        Chretien + CCD.
    I52 Steward Observatory, Mt. Lemmon Station.  Observers R. A. Kowalski, D.
        Rankin.  Measurers T. Beuden, V. F. Carvajal, 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, F. C. Shelly, K. W.
        Wierzchos, R. A. Kowalski, D. Rankin.  1.0-m prime focus + CCD.
    T12 University of Hawaii 88-inch telescope, Maunakea.  Observer J. Fairlamb.
        Measurers R. Weryk, J. Fairlamb, Y. Ramanjooloo, R. Wainscoat, J.
        Fairlamb.  2.24-m f/10.1 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2024 FE2                                                 Earth MOID = 0.1884 AU
    Epoch 2024 Mar. 31.0 TT = JDT 2460400.5                 MPC                     
    M   1.58770              (2000.0)            P               Q                  
    n   0.45473987     Peri.  283.50450     -0.98997740     +0.13777447             
    a   1.6747913      Node   264.42113     -0.11449206     -0.91160426             
    e   0.2928269      Incl.    1.78671     -0.08268202     -0.38729300             
    P   2.17           H   23.81          G   0.15           U   9                  
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    240319 F52  0.2+  0.1+    240319 T12  0.0   0.1-    240322 H01  0.1+  0.0
    240319 F52  0.2-  0.1-    240320 I52  0.1-  0.2-    240322 H01  0.1-  0.2-
    240319 F52  0.1-  0.0     240320 I52  0.6+  0.3+    240322 I52  0.1+  0.1-
    240319 F52  0.0   0.0     240320 I52  1.2+  0.3+    240322 H01  0.2-  0.1-
    240319 F52  0.1-  0.0     240320 I52  0.8-  1.4+    240322 I52  0.0   0.1-
    240319 T12  0.0   0.0     240322 I52  0.5+  0.4+    240322 H01  0.1-  0.1+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2024 FE2                 a,e,i = 1.67, 0.29, 2                   q = 1.1844
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2024 02 21    11 53 40.3 -07 59 00   0.2636  1.2220   148.8    24.8    22.5
    ...
    2024 03 07    12 10 50.2 -11 51 08   0.2189  1.1972   157.2    18.7    21.9
    ...
    2024 03 15    12 18 44.5 -13 28 24   0.2033  1.1892   161.7    15.3    21.6
    ...
    2024 03 21    12 24 22.0 -14 24 50   0.1953  1.1857   164.8    12.8    21.4
    2024 03 22    12 25 17.6 -14 32 46   0.1943  1.1853   165.2    12.4    21.4
    2024 03 23    12 26 13.1 -14 40 15   0.1934  1.1850   165.7    12.0    21.3
    ...
    2024 03 29    12 31 46.9 -15 15 50   0.1895  1.1844   168.1    10.0    21.2
    ...
    2024 04 06    12 39 23.5 -15 38 43   0.1891  1.1871   169.5     8.9    21.2
    ...
    2024 04 21    12 55 39.3 -15 25 39   0.2035  1.2026   165.0    12.5    21.5
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2024 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2024-F68
    


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