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    M.P.E.C. 2024-G123                                Issued 2024 April 9, 22:36 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 GA2                                 
    
    
    Observations:
         K24G02A* C2024 04 08.54847614 29 52.810+10 13 17.79         20.18wXEG123F51
         K24G02A  C2024 04 08.57215214 30 29.132+10 19 14.47         19.88wXEG123F51
         K24G02A hC2024 04 08.93829614 40 54.20 +11 53 32.5          19.5 GVEG123L01
         K24G02A hC2024 04 08.93978114 40 56.81 +11 53 56.8          19.7 GVEG123L01
         K24G02A hC2024 04 08.94126614 40 59.31 +11 54 20.0          19.7 GVEG123L01
         K24G02A hC2024 04 08.94274914 41 01.84 +11 54 44.9          19.8 GVEG123L01
         K24G02A hC2024 04 08.94423114 41 04.37 +11 55 09.1          19.7 GVEG123L01
         K24G02A KB2024 04 08.96938 14 41 48.10 +12 01 58.4          18.4 GXEG123G15
         K24G02A KB2024 04 08.97853 14 42 03.73 +12 04 28.5          19.0 GXEG123G15
         K24G02A KB2024 04 09.57809 15 01 07.33 +14 54 39.9          19.5 GXEG123Q06
         K24G02A KB2024 04 09.58335 15 01 17.81 +14 56 15.5          19.8 GXEG123Q06
         K24G02A KC2024 04 09.90888915 12 48.031+16 32 55.50               VEG123J95
         K24G02A KC2024 04 09.92265515 13 17.962+16 37 11.42         19.8 GVEG123J95
         K24G02A KC2024 04 09.92966615 13 33.197+16 39 21.02         20.3 GVEG123J95
    
    Observer details:
    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.
    G15 Magroforte Observatory, Alessandria.  Observer A. De Pieri.  0.23-m f/6.7
        SC + CMO.
    J95 Great Shefford.  Observer P. Birtwhistle.  0.41-m f/6.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    L01 Visnjan Observatory, Tican.  Observer K. Korlevic.  1.0-m f/2.9 reflector
        + CCD.
    Q06 Tarui Observatory, Tarui.  Observer H. Watanabe.  0.35-m f/1.9 Schmidt-
        Cassegrain + CMO.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2024 GA2                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0324 AU
    Epoch 2024 Mar. 31.0 TT = JDT 2460400.5                 MPC                     
    M 346.26467              (2000.0)            P               Q                  
    n   0.28909607     Peri.   59.08881     -0.32478113     +0.94533063             
    a   2.2652071      Node   192.06718     -0.90870441     -0.32052848             
    e   0.6053365      Incl.    8.09775     -0.26224706     -0.06009567             
    P   3.41           H   25.27          G   0.15           U   9                  
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    240408 F51  0.0   0.0     240408 L01  0.0   0.0     240409 Q06 (4.1-  5.2+)
    240408 F51  0.0   0.1+    240408 L01  0.0   0.1+    240409 J95  0.0   0.6-
    240408 L01  0.8-  0.1-    240408 G15  0.6+  0.1-    240409 J95  0.1+  0.2+
    240408 L01  0.4+  0.1+    240408 G15  0.2-  0.8+    240409 J95  0.1-  0.2-
    240408 L01  0.1-  0.8-    240409 Q06 (4.7-  3.6+)
    
    Ephemeris:
    2024 GA2                 a,e,i = 2.27, 0.61, 8                   q = 0.8940
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r    Elong.  Phase     V
    2024 03 10    12 03 02.5 -12 46 00   0.2963  1.2759   160.2    15.3    24.0
    ...
    2024 03 25    12 23 55.4 -10 26 45   0.1563  1.1519   171.1     7.7    22.1
    ...
    2024 04 02    12 57 35.4 -05 06 17   0.09095 1.0904   177.0     2.7    20.5
    ...
    2024 04 08    14 16 14.7 +08 02 27   0.04990 1.0474   157.1    21.8    19.9
    2024 04 09    14 42 36.9 +12 11 51   0.04483 1.0406   149.9    28.9    19.9
    2024 04 10    15 16 00.0 +17 03 01   0.04078 1.0339   141.0    37.6    19.9
    ...
    2024 04 16    20 00 37.9 +33 40 54   0.04815 0.9959    79.5    97.7    22.2
    ...
    2024 04 24    22 13 20.5 +26 50 30   0.1018  0.9528    56.2   118.7    25.0
    ...
    2024 05 09    23 10 26.7 +21 55 36   0.2185  0.9019    54.9   113.6    26.1
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2024 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2024-G123
    


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