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    M.P.E.C. 2006-K59                                Issued 2006 May 27, 18:20 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.
    
                      Supported in part by the Brinson Foundation
                      Supported in part by the TABASGO Foundation
                 Prepared using the Tamkin Foundation Computer Network
    
                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
              URL http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2006 KB40
    
    Observations:
         K06K40B* C2006 05 25.38145 16 33 29.95 -11 15 37.6          20.3 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 25.38660 16 33 29.30 -11 15 42.5          20.3 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 25.39172 16 33 28.72 -11 15 46.9          20.4 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 25.39677 16 33 28.11 -11 15 51.6          20.8 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 25.42177 16 33 25.12 -11 16 14.2          20.7 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 25.42299 16 33 24.98 -11 16 15.3          20.5 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 25.42424 16 33 24.80 -11 16 16.8          20.7 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 25.42544 16 33 24.66 -11 16 17.7          20.4 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 26.34605 16 31 36.51 -11 30 19.1          20.2 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 26.35110 16 31 35.90 -11 30 23.7          20.7 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 26.35307 16 31 35.69 -11 30 25.1                 EK059291
         K06K40B  C2006 05 26.35626 16 31 35.25 -11 30 28.0          20.4 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 26.35678 16 31 35.22 -11 30 28.3                 EK059291
         K06K40B  C2006 05 26.36051 16 31 34.78 -11 30 32.0                 EK059291
         K06K40B  C2006 05 26.36141 16 31 34.68 -11 30 32.9          20.5 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 27.31237 16 29 42.69 -11 45 03.6          19.9 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 27.31595 16 29 42.20 -11 45 07.5          20.8 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 27.31964 16 29 41.77 -11 45 10.8          20.4 V EK059G96
         K06K40B  C2006 05 27.32330 16 29 41.27 -11 45 13.9          20.5 V EK059G96
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observer T. H. Bressi.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observers E. J. Christensen, R. A. Kowalski,
        A. D. Grauer.  Measurers E. C. Beshore, E. J. Christensen, G. J. Garradd,
        A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, R. E. Hill, R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson,
        R. H. McNaught.  1.5-m reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2006 KB40
    Epoch 2006 Mar. 6.0 TT = JDT 2453800.5                  MPC
    M  79.08103              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.35987544     Peri.   37.23292     -0.18590192     -0.73655460
    a   1.9574976      Node    72.68376     +0.65438954     -0.58653205
    e   0.2754550      Incl.   42.93776     +0.73294939     +0.33684934
    P   2.74           H   17.8           G   0.15           U   9
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    060525 G96  0.1+  0.1+    060525 G96  0.2-  0.0     060526 G96  0.2+  0.1-
    060525 G96  0.3-  0.1-    060526 G96  0.1-  0.4-    060527 G96  0.7+  0.4+
    060525 G96  0.2+  0.1+    060526 G96  0.1-  0.3-    060527 G96  0.1-  0.2-
    060525 G96  0.1+  0.0     060526 291  0.2+  0.0     060527 G96  0.1+  0.1-
    060525 G96  0.1+  0.1+    060526 G96  0.5-  0.1+    060527 G96  0.8-  0.1+
    060525 G96  0.2+  0.1+    060526 291  0.1-  0.2+
    060525 G96  0.2-  0.2-    060526 291  0.0   0.1-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2006 KB40                a,e,i = 1.96, 0.28, 43                  q = 1.4183
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2006 05 25    16 34.25   -11 09.7    1.237    2.238   168.2     5.3    20.4
    2006 06 04    16 14.70   -13 42.8    1.260    2.263   168.4     5.2    20.5
    2006 06 14    15 56.55   -16 12.0    1.316    2.286   157.3     9.9    20.8
    2006 06 24    15 41.44   -18 30.6    1.401    2.309   145.1    14.6    21.2
    2006 07 04    15 30.29   -20 36.8    1.511    2.330   133.5    18.5    21.5
    2006 07 14    15 23.33   -22 31.7    1.639    2.350   122.8    21.3    21.8
    2006 07 24    15 20.29   -24 17.5    1.780    2.369   113.0    23.3    22.0
    
    Kyle E. Smalley              (C) Copyright 2006 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2006-K59
    

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