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    M.P.E.C. 2002-V52                                Issued 2002 Nov. 11, 18:21 UT
    
         The Minor Planet Electronic Circulars contain information on unusual
             minor planets and routine data on comets.  They are published
       on behalf of Commission 20 of the International Astronomical Union by the
              Minor Planet Center, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory,
                              Cambridge, MA 02138, U.S.A.
    
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              URL http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2002 VE68
    
    Observations:
         K02V68E* C2002 11 11.18225 01 05 00.91 +26 34 22.8          14.1 R      699
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.20069 01 04 37.98 +26 27 11.6                      699
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.21913 01 04 15.19 +26 20 02.0                      699
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.23756 01 03 52.34 +26 12 46.8                      699
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.32917 01 02 01.26 +25 36 45.5          14.2 R      699
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.33036 01 01 59.86 +25 36 17.5                      699
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.33154 01 01 58.45 +25 35 49.5                      699
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.33272 01 01 57.06 +25 35 21.4                      699
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.74150 00 54 58.31 +22 57 58.9          14.3 V      151
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.74222 00 54 57.53 +22 57 42.6          14.2 V      151
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.74344 00 54 56.19 +22 57 15.5          14.3 V      151
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.74391 00 54 55.69 +22 57 05.0          14.3 V      151
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.74440 00 54 55.17 +22 56 53.9          14.3 V      151
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.74722 00 54 52.10 +22 55 50.9          14.3 V      151
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.74778 00 54 51.49 +22 55 38.5          14.3 V      151
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.74830 00 54 50.95 +22 55 27.0          14.2 V      151
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.74878 00 54 50.41 +22 55 15.9          14.3 V      151
         K02V68E  C2002 11 11.74931 00 54 49.85 +22 55 04.5          14.3 V      151
    
    Observer details:
    151 Eschenberg Observatory, Winterthur.  Observer M. Griesser.  0.40-m f/5.8
        Hypergraph + CCD.
    699 Lowell Observatory-LONEOS.  Observer B. A. Skiff.  0.59-m LONEOS Schmidt
        + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2002 VE68                                                            PHA 0.019D
    Epoch 2002 Nov. 22.0 TT = JDT 2452600.5                 MPC
    M 198.44514              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   1.60202916     Peri.  355.59138     -0.67766407     +0.72511668
    a   0.7233621      Node   231.68971     -0.66983164     -0.67733840
    e   0.4110370      Incl.    8.97285     -0.30347483     -0.12417120
    P   0.62           H   20.2           G   0.15           U   9
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    021111 699  0.4-  0.6-    021111 699  0.1-  0.0     021111 151  0.1+  0.1-
    021111 699  0.3-  0.6-    021111 699  0.0   0.2-    021111 151  0.1-  0.1-
    021111 699  0.9+  2.0+    021111 151  0.1+  0.1+    021111 151  0.2-  0.0
    021111 699  0.1-  0.5-    021111 151  0.1+  0.1-    021111 151  0.2+  0.1+
    021111 699  0.1-  0.1-    021111 151  0.2-  0.1+    021111 151  0.1-  0.3-
    021111 699  0.1+  0.0     021111 151  0.0   0.1+    021111 151  0.1+  0.2+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2002 VE68                a,e,i = 0.72, 0.41, 9                   q = 0.4260
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2002 11 12    00 50.51   +21 23.8    0.036    1.021   147.5    31.4    14.4
    2002 11 13    00 35.65   +15 32.0    0.038    1.020   142.6    36.1    14.6
    2002 11 14    00 23.32   +10 18.7    0.041    1.020   137.6    40.9    14.9
    2002 11 15    00 13.02   +05 44.7    0.044    1.019   132.7    45.5    15.2
    2002 11 16    00 04.32   +01 47.6    0.047    1.019   128.3    49.6    15.5
    2002 11 17    23 56.94   -01 36.6    0.051    1.018   124.2    53.4    15.7
    2002 11 18    23 50.61   -04 32.6    0.055    1.017   120.6    56.8    16.0
    2002 11 19    23 45.15   -07 04.6    0.059    1.016   117.2    59.8    16.2
    2002 11 20    23 40.42   -09 16.5    0.063    1.015   114.2    62.6    16.4
    2002 11 21    23 36.28   -11 11.5    0.067    1.014   111.4    65.1    16.7
    2002 11 22    23 32.64   -12 52.2    0.071    1.013   108.9    67.3    16.9
    2002 11 23    23 29.44   -14 21.0    0.075    1.012   106.5    69.4    17.0
    2002 11 24    23 26.59   -15 39.6    0.080    1.010   104.3    71.3    17.2
    2002 11 25    23 24.05   -16 49.7    0.084    1.008   102.3    73.1    17.4
    2002 11 26    23 21.78   -17 52.4    0.088    1.007   100.3    74.7    17.6
    2002 11 27    23 19.73   -18 48.9    0.093    1.005    98.5    76.2    17.7
    2002 11 28    23 17.89   -19 39.9    0.097    1.003    96.8    77.7    17.9
    2002 11 29    23 16.22   -20 26.2    0.102    1.001    95.1    79.1    18.0
    2002 11 30    23 14.70   -21 08.4    0.106    0.998    93.5    80.4    18.1
    2002 12 01    23 13.32   -21 47.1    0.110    0.996    92.0    81.7    18.3
    2002 12 02    23 12.04   -22 22.6    0.115    0.994    90.5    82.9    18.4
    2002 12 03    23 10.87   -22 55.4    0.119    0.991    89.0    84.1    18.5
    2002 12 04    23 09.78   -23 25.8    0.123    0.988    87.6    85.2    18.6
    2002 12 05    23 08.77   -23 54.1    0.128    0.986    86.3    86.3    18.7
    2002 12 06    23 07.82   -24 20.5    0.132    0.983    84.9    87.4    18.8
    2002 12 07    23 06.92   -24 45.3    0.136    0.980    83.6    88.4    18.9
    2002 12 08    23 06.06   -25 08.5    0.140    0.976    82.3    89.5    19.0
    2002 12 09    23 05.24   -25 30.5    0.145    0.973    81.0    90.5    19.1
    2002 12 10    23 04.44   -25 51.4    0.149    0.970    79.8    91.5    19.2
    2002 12 11    23 03.65   -26 11.2    0.153    0.966    78.6    92.5    19.3
    2002 12 12    23 02.88   -26 30.1    0.157    0.962    77.3    93.5    19.4
    2002 12 13    23 02.11   -26 48.2    0.161    0.959    76.1    94.5    19.5
    2002 12 14    23 01.33   -27 05.6    0.165    0.955    74.9    95.5    19.6
    2002 12 15    23 00.55   -27 22.4    0.169    0.951    73.7    96.5    19.7
    2002 12 16    22 59.75   -27 38.6    0.173    0.947    72.5    97.5    19.8
    2002 12 17    22 58.92   -27 54.4    0.176    0.942    71.3    98.5    19.9
    2002 12 18    22 58.08   -28 09.6    0.180    0.938    70.1    99.5    19.9
    2002 12 19    22 57.20   -28 24.5    0.184    0.933    68.9   100.6    20.0
    2002 12 20    22 56.28   -28 39.0    0.188    0.929    67.7   101.6    20.1
    2002 12 21    22 55.32   -28 53.2    0.191    0.924    66.4   102.6    20.2
    2002 12 22    22 54.32   -29 07.2    0.195    0.919    65.2   103.7    20.3
    2002 12 23    22 53.27   -29 20.8    0.198    0.914    64.0   104.7    20.4
    2002 12 24    22 52.16   -29 34.2    0.202    0.909    62.8   105.8    20.4
    2002 12 25    22 51.00   -29 47.4    0.205    0.904    61.6   106.9    20.5
    2002 12 26    22 49.77   -30 00.3    0.209    0.899    60.3   108.0    20.6
    2002 12 27    22 48.48   -30 13.1    0.212    0.893    59.1   109.1    20.7
    2002 12 28    22 47.12   -30 25.6    0.216    0.888    57.8   110.3    20.8
    2002 12 29    22 45.68   -30 37.9    0.219    0.882    56.6   111.5    20.9
    2002 12 30    22 44.17   -30 50.0    0.223    0.876    55.3   112.6    21.0
    2002 12 31    22 42.57   -31 01.9    0.226    0.870    54.0   113.8    21.1
    2003 01 01    22 40.89   -31 13.6    0.229    0.864    52.7   115.1    21.2
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2002 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2002-V52
    

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