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    M.P.E.C. 2024-G40                                 Issued 2024 April 4, 12:38 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 FS4                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K24F04S* C2024 03 30.33722711 42 03.814+01 01 43.16         21.01wXEG040F52
         K24F04S  C2024 03 30.34907211 42 09.973+01 01 53.43         21.22wXEG040F52
         K24F04S  C2024 03 30.36094111 42 16.085+01 02 03.30         21.77wXEG040F52
         K24F04S  C2024 03 30.37289411 42 22.286+01 02 13.91         21.07wXEG040F52
         K24F04S  C2024 03 30.48333411 43 18.890+01 03 47.07         20.61GVEG040F51
         K24F04S  C2024 03 30.48415111 43 19.327+01 03 47.72         20.69GVEG040F51
         K24F04S |C2024 03 31.14502011 49 14.260+01 14 08.00         20.8 GVEG040807
         K24F04S |C2024 03 31.15052011 49 16.860+01 14 12.50         21.0 GVEG040807
         K24F04S |C2024 03 31.15613011 49 19.510+01 14 17.00         20.9 GVEG040807
         K24F04S KC2024 03 31.19855811 49 43.558+01 13 00.95         21.09GVEG040I52
         K24F04S KC2024 03 31.20066411 49 44.569+01 13 02.14         21.66GVEG040I52
         K24F04S KC2024 03 31.20279211 49 45.606+01 13 03.68         20.80GVEG040I52
         K24F04S KC2024 03 31.20492211 49 46.600+01 13 05.52         21.06GVEG040I52
         K24F04S  C2024 03 31.42205411 51 32.300+01 16 07.71         20.86GVEG040F51
         K24F04S  C2024 03 31.42243811 51 32.497+01 16 08.15               VEG040F51
         K24F04S KC2024 04 04.42246 12 18 28.85 +01 53 23.6          22.0 RVEG040691
         K24F04S KC2024 04 04.43318 12 18 32.21 +01 53 29.0                VEG040691
         K24F04S KC2024 04 04.44389 12 18 35.49 +01 53 32.6          21.8 RVEG040691
    
    Observer details:
    691 Steward Observatory, Kitt Peak-Spacewatch.  Observer T. H. Bressi.  0.9-m
        f/3 reflector + CCD.
    807 Cerro Tololo Observatory, La Serena.  Observers T. Linder, R. Holmes.
        0.61-m f/6.8 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    F51 Pan-STARRS 1, 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.
    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.
    I52 Steward Observatory, Mt. Lemmon Station.  Observers T. Beuden, H.
        Groeller.  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.  1.0-m prime focus + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2024 FS4                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0278 AU
    Epoch 2024 Mar. 31.0 TT = JDT 2460400.5                 Veres                   
    M  16.90424              (2000.0)            P               Q                  
    n   0.40079634     Peri.  310.33575     -0.76354602     -0.64561639             
    a   1.8218819      Node   189.47847     +0.61426071     -0.71979992             
    e   0.4743305      Incl.    4.63335     +0.19920156     -0.25508341             
    P   2.46           H   25.80          G   0.15           U   8                  
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    240330 F52  0.1-  0.1+    240331 807  0.1+  0.4-    240331 I52  0.1+  0.0
    240330 F52  0.1+  0.1+    240331 807  0.0   0.1-    240331 F51  0.2-  0.0
    240330 F52  0.3-  0.2-    240331 807  0.1-  0.2+    240331 F51  0.1+  0.1+
    240330 F52  0.3+  0.2+    240331 I52  0.2-  0.3+    240404 691  0.1-  0.4-
    240330 F51  0.1-  0.0     240331 I52  0.0   0.1-    240404 691  0.5+  0.7+
    240330 F51  0.2+  0.0     240331 I52  0.4+  0.2-    240404 691  0.2-  0.0
    
    Ephemeris:
    2024 FS4                 a,e,i = 1.82, 0.47, 5                   q = 0.9577
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2024 03 05    04 16 05.4 -06 16 29   0.08468 0.9773    77.7    97.4    23.9
    ...
    2024 03 20    08 43 56.8 -03 35 22   0.04721 1.0276   131.3    46.7    21.0
    ...
    2024 03 28    11 17 01.9 +00 23 10   0.06961 1.0645   162.1    16.8    21.0
    ...
    2024 04 03    12 10 10.9 +01 43 13   0.09800 1.0959   168.0    11.0    21.6
    2024 04 04    12 16 10.6 +01 51 07   0.1032  1.1014   168.1    10.8    21.8
    2024 04 05    12 21 36.6 +01 57 53   0.1086  1.1069   168.1    10.7    21.9
    ...
    2024 04 11    12 45 40.2 +02 20 15   0.1428  1.1416   166.6    11.8    22.6
    ...
    2024 04 19    13 04 41.4 +02 17 04   0.1937  1.1907   162.7    14.5    23.4
    ...
    2024 05 04    13 24 58.3 +01 14 38   0.3048  1.2889   153.8    20.2    24.8
    
    M. P. C. Staff               (C) Copyright 2024 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2024-G40
    


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