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    M.P.E.C. 2016-V02                                Issued 2016 Nov. 1, 16:24 UT
    
         The Minor Planet Electronic Circulars contain information on unusual
             minor planets and routine data on comets.  They are published
        on behalf of Division F 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 https://www.minorplanetcenter.net/    ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                        2016 VA
    
    Observations:
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.35040 03 50 42.70 +53 40 24.7          18.0 VqEV002G96
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.36250 03 50 19.77 +53 36 17.3          17.8 VqEV002G96
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.36839 03 50 08.28 +53 34 10.9          17.8 VqEV002G96
         K16V00A* C2016 11 01.39084 03 49 23.05 +53 25 41.7          18.0 VqEV002G96
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.39100 03 49 22.73 +53 25 37.8          17.7 VqEV002G96
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.39119 03 49 22.34 +53 25 33.7          18.1 VqEV002G96
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.39135 03 49 22.00 +53 25 30.0          18.1 VqEV002G96
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.46521 03 46 36.25 +52 50 38.5          17.6 VqEV002I52
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.46551 03 46 35.53 +52 50 28.6          17.7 VqEV002I52
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.46581 03 46 34.92 +52 50 19.0          17.0 VqEV002I52
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.49837 03 48 43.81 +52 28 05.7          18.6 RoEV002300
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.49929 03 48 41.95 +52 27 39.4          18.4 RoEV002300
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.50206 03 48 36.08 +52 26 18.4          18.5 RoEV002300
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.50390 03 48 32.23 +52 25 23.5          18.6 RoEV002300
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.62366 03 42 31.90 +51 04 41.4          17.2 VqEV002900
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.62456 03 42 28.36 +51 03 51.8          17.2 VqEV002900
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.62672 03 42 19.81 +51 01 51.1          17.2 VqEV002900
         K16V00A  C2016 11 01.62771 03 42 15.89 +51 00 55.1          17.5 VqEV002900
    
    Observer details:
    300 Bisei Spaceguard Center--BATTeRS.  Observers K. Nishiyama, S. Urakawa.
        1.0-m f/3.0 reflector + CCD.
    900 Moriyama.  Observer Y. Ikari.  0.26-m f/7.0 reflector + CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer A. D. Grauer.  Measurers E. J. Christensen,
        D. C. Fuls, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, J. A. Johnson, R. A. Kowalski,
        S. M. Larson, G. J. Leonard, R. G. Matheny, R. L. Seaman, F. C. Shelly.
        1.5-m reflector + 10K CCD.
    I52 Steward Observatory, Mt. Lemmon Station.  Observer G. J. Leonard.
        Measurers E. J. Christensen, D. C. Fuls, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer,
        J. A. Johnson, R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson, G. J. Leonard, R. G. Matheny,
        R. L. Seaman, F. C. Shelly.  1.0-m reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2016 VA                                                  Earth MOID = 0.0000 AU
    Epoch 2016 July 31.0 TT = JDT 2457600.5                 MPC
    M 184.95866              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   1.12483691     Peri.  309.40717     -0.91448499     -0.24374777
    a   0.9156785      Node   219.74724     +0.25323682     -0.96731690
    e   0.5283836      Incl.   30.33796     -0.31557615     -0.06989306
    P   0.88           H   27.2           G   0.15           U   4
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    161101 G96  0.2-  0.1+    161101 G96  0.0   0.4+    161101 300  0.3-  0.2+
    161101 G96  0.2+  0.3+    161101 I52  0.3-  0.4-    161101 300  0.3+  0.5-
    161101 G96  0.1-  0.7-    161101 I52  0.3-  0.3-    161101 900  0.1-  0.5-
    161101 G96  0.1-  0.1-    161101 I52  0.7+  0.1+    161101 900  0.1-  0.1-
    161101 G96  0.0   0.2-    161101 300  0.2-  0.3+    161101 900  0.1-  0.2+
    161101 G96  0.1+  0.3+    161101 300  0.3+  0.6+    161101 900  0.2+  0.2+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2016 VA                  a,e,i = 0.92, 0.53, 30                  q = 0.4318
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2016 10 02    03 48 03.0 +54 55 05   0.3803  1.2137   115.4    48.1    27.3
    ...
    2016 10 17    04 00 16.7 +56 27 27   0.1957  1.1186   124.3    47.4    25.7
    ...
    2016 10 25    04 03 18.9 +56 50 53   0.09780 1.0589   129.2    46.7    24.0
    ...
    2016 10 31    04 00 27.1 +56 06 29   0.02470 1.0101   133.9    45.1    20.9
    2016 11 01    03 55 32.5 +54 52 41   0.01254 1.0016   135.9    43.6    19.4
    2016 11 02    02 18 13.8 +00 09 56   0.0007210.9930   165.2    14.8    12.3
    ...
    2016 11 08    16 03 13.5 -56 45 42   0.07268 0.9383    42.3   134.7    27.6
    ...
    2016 11 16    15 59 54.4 -55 47 44   0.1709  0.8598    37.6   135.4    29.3
    ...
    2016 12 01    15 56 37.2 -52 08 39   0.3663  0.6980    31.0   133.3    30.3
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2016 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2016-V02
    

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