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    M.P.E.C. 2006-U08                                Issued 2006 Oct. 18, 12:38 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.
    
                 Prepared using the Tamkin Foundation Computer Network
    
                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
              URL http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                        2006 UK
    
    Observations:
         K06U00K* C2006 10 17.10232 23 36 21.92 +08 43 07.7          20.5 V EU008691
         K06U00K  C2006 10 17.12355 23 36 18.69 +08 42 42.2          20.5 V EU008691
         K06U00K  C2006 10 17.14478 23 36 15.36 +08 42 16.5          20.7 V EU008691
         K06U00K  C2006 10 17.84838 23 34 31.07 +08 28 00.5          20.0 V EU008A44
         K06U00K  C2006 10 17.85560 23 34 29.99 +08 27 52.3          20.0 V EU008A44
         K06U00K  C2006 10 17.86279 23 34 28.89 +08 27 43.2          20.0 V EU008A44
         K06U00K  C2006 10 18.10885 23 33 53.25 +08 22 47.6          20.9 V EU008291
         K06U00K  C2006 10 18.11296 23 33 52.65 +08 22 42.5          20.7 V EU008291
         K06U00K  C2006 10 18.11665 23 33 52.09 +08 22 38.1          20.8 V EU008291
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observer T. H. Bressi.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + CCD.
    691 Steward Observatory, Kitt Peak.  Observer T. H. Bressi.  0.9-m f/3
        reflector + CCD.
    A44 Altschwendt.  Observer W. Ries.  0.45-m f/3.6 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2006 UK                                             PHA, Earth MOID = 0.0122 AU
    Epoch 2006 Oct. 12.0 TT = JDT 2454020.5                 MPC
    M 283.64164              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.63139171     Peri.  257.17512     -0.83035033     -0.55224219
    a   1.3456645      Node   249.25858     +0.53715921     -0.75768615
    e   0.5258980      Incl.    4.56781     +0.14825082     -0.34776467
    P   1.56           H   19.9           G   0.15
    From 9 observations 2006 Oct. 17-18.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2006 UK                  a,e,i = 1.35, 0.53, 5                   q = 0.6380
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2006 10 12    23 49.21   +10 22.5    0.557    1.534   160.3    12.7    20.3
    2006 10 17    23 36.61   +08 45.3    0.543    1.500   152.8    17.7    20.4
    2006 10 22    23 24.62   +07 03.1    0.534    1.465   145.1    22.9    20.5
    2006 10 27    23 13.71   +05 20.5    0.530    1.430   137.3    28.2    20.5
    2006 11 01    23 04.22   +03 41.5    0.530    1.393   129.7    33.3    20.6
    2006 11 06    22 56.34   +02 09.1    0.533    1.354   122.5    38.1    20.7
    2006 11 11    22 50.14   +00 45.1    0.538    1.315   115.6    42.8    20.8
    2006 11 16    22 45.60   -00 29.5    0.543    1.275   109.1    47.1    20.9
    2006 11 21    22 42.64   -01 34.5    0.548    1.233   103.0    51.3    20.9
    2006 11 26    22 41.14   -02 30.6    0.552    1.191    97.3    55.3    21.0
    2006 12 01    22 40.90   -03 18.6    0.554    1.147    91.9    59.2    21.0
    2006 12 06    22 41.71   -04 00.1    0.553    1.103    86.8    63.1    21.1
    2006 12 11    22 43.36   -04 36.9    0.550    1.058    81.9    67.1    21.1
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2006 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2006-U08
    

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