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    M.P.E.C. 2006-M25                                Issued 2006 June 22, 12:56 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 MU6
    
    Observations:
         K06M06U* C2006 06 20.24305 16 21 43.07 -04 37 56.1          21.5 V EM025691
         K06M06U  C2006 06 20.26035 16 21 41.78 -04 37 17.6          21.1 V EM025691
         K06M06U  C2006 06 20.27760 16 21 40.43 -04 36 38.9          21.3 V EM025691
         K06M06U  C2006 06 21.18542 16 20 37.10 -04 03 04.5          21.5 V EM025291
         K06M06U  C2006 06 21.18929 16 20 36.79 -04 02 55.8          21.9 V EM025291
         K06M06U  C2006 06 21.19305 16 20 36.53 -04 02 48.0          21.7 V EM025291
         K06M06U 5C2006 06 22.26319 16 19 24.34 -03 24 20.7          21.5 R EM025673
         K06M06U 5C2006 06 22.26944 16 19 23.87 -03 24 07.6                 EM025673
         K06M06U 5C2006 06 22.27546 16 19 23.44 -03 23 55.2                 EM025673
         K06M06U 5C2006 06 22.27928 16 19 23.15 -03 23 46.9                 EM025673
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observer R. S. McMillan.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + CCD.
    673 Table Mountain Observatory, Wrightwood.  Observer J. Young.  0.61-m f/16
        Cassegrain + CCD.
    691 Steward Observatory, Kitt Peak.  Observer R. S. McMillan.  0.9-m f/3
        reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2006 MU6
    Epoch 2006 June 14.0 TT = JDT 2453900.5                 MPC
    M 216.93392              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.52469194     Peri.  152.56350     +0.68927573     -0.56489280
    a   1.5224152      Node   249.42309     +0.54355292     +0.81718971
    e   0.0041503      Incl.   28.98370     +0.47900855     -0.11444256
    P   1.88           H   20.9           G   0.15
    From 10 observations 2006 June 20-22.  E-assumed.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2006 MU6                 a,e,i = 1.52, 0.00, 29                  q = 1.5161
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2006 06 14    16 30.15   -08 50.6    0.533    1.527   160.0    13.2    21.2
    2006 06 24    16 17.59   -02 24.4    0.576    1.527   145.6    22.1    21.7
    2006 07 04    16 10.34   +02 18.8    0.638    1.527   133.4    29.0    22.1
    2006 07 14    16 08.35   +05 27.5    0.711    1.526   123.1    33.9    22.5
    2006 07 24    16 10.94   +07 22.5    0.791    1.526   114.6    37.2    22.8
    2006 08 03    16 17.45   +08 24.1    0.874    1.525   107.5    39.4    23.1
    2006 08 13    16 27.21   +08 49.2    0.957    1.525   101.4    40.6    23.3
    2006 08 23    16 39.67   +08 49.6    1.038    1.524    96.1    41.3    23.5
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2006 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2006-M25
    

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