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    M.P.E.C. 2006-X60                                Issued 2006 Dec. 14, 05:22 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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                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
              URL http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2006 XG2
    
    Observations:
         K06X02G* C2006 12 12.22683 05 27 27.54 +22 40 07.7          20.6 V EX060691
         K06X02G  C2006 12 12.24408 05 27 24.76 +22 40 35.7          20.8 V EX060691
         K06X02G  C2006 12 12.26139 05 27 22.02 +22 41 03.0          20.6 V EX060691
         K06X02G  C2006 12 12.37103 05 27 04.53 +22 43 55.3          20.9 V EX060291
         K06X02G HC2006 12 12.37504 05 27 03.71 +22 44 01.3                 EX060291
         K06X02G HC2006 12 12.37920 05 27 03.24 +22 44 09.3                 EX060291
         K06X02G  C2006 12 13.20634 05 24 56.49 +23 05 46.2          20.9 R EX060734
         K06X02G  C2006 12 13.21073 05 24 55.82 +23 05 53.2          20.3 R EX060734
         K06X02G  C2006 12 13.21512 05 24 55.17 +23 06 00.5          20.1 R EX060734
         K06X02G  C2006 12 13.22243 05 24 54.22 +23 06 13.2          20.9 V EX060291
         K06X02G  C2006 12 13.22660 05 24 53.56 +23 06 19.8          21.0 V EX060291
         K06X02G HC2006 12 13.23056 05 24 52.73 +23 06 24.1                 EX060291
         K06X02G  C2006 12 13.29797 05 24 42.12 +23 08 11.6          19.8 V EX060G96
         K06X02G  C2006 12 13.30413 05 24 41.14 +23 08 21.2          19.8 V EX060G96
         K06X02G  C2006 12 13.31027 05 24 39.99 +23 08 32.3          18.2 V EX060G96
         K06X02G  C2006 12 13.31642 05 24 39.16 +23 08 40.3          19.5 V EX060G96
    
    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.
    734 Farpoint Observatory.  Observer G. Hug.  Measurer D. Tibbets.  0.7-m
        reflector + CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer R. E. Hill.  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 XG2                                                 Earth MOID = 0.1423 AU
    Epoch 2006 Dec. 11.0 TT = JDT 2454080.5                 MPC
    M 131.85951              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.61985983     Peri.  214.45080     +0.40017095     +0.84782081
    a   1.3623030      Node    81.39481     -0.74155515     +0.52264311
    e   0.1689000      Incl.   20.60373     -0.53847857     -0.08968867
    P   1.59           H   21.0           G   0.15
    From 11 observations 2006 Dec. 12-13.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2006 XG2                 a,e,i = 1.36, 0.17, 21                  q = 1.1322
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2006 12 11    05 30.58   +22 07.7    0.551    1.534   175.4     3.0    20.9
    2006 12 16    05 17.75   +24 17.4    0.558    1.541   176.4     2.3    20.9
    2006 12 21    05 05.12   +26 17.9    0.572    1.548   168.3     7.4    21.3
    2006 12 26    04 53.33   +28 06.4    0.592    1.554   160.5    12.2    21.6
    2006 12 31    04 42.89   +29 41.7    0.618    1.560   153.2    16.5    21.8
    
    Kyle E. Smalley              (C) Copyright 2006 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2006-X60
    

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