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    M.P.E.C. 2017-V67                                Issued 2017 Nov. 14, 03:19 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
    
                                       2017 VL2
    
    Observations:
         K17V02L* C2017 11 10.47521 04 44 23.92 -30 23 08.2          16.6 oUEV067T08
         K17V02L  C2017 11 10.48280 04 44 31.35 -30 25 25.4          16.3 oUEV067T08
         K17V02L  C2017 11 10.48903 04 44 37.36 -30 27 15.6          16.4 oUEV067T08
         K17V02L  C2017 11 10.49635 04 44 44.36 -30 29 21.8          16.1 oUEV067T08
         K17V02L [C2017 11 11.59498 05 01 07.94 -32 52 01.7          17.9 VqEV067Q62
         K17V02L [C2017 11 11.59721 05 01 08.22 -32 52 13.8          17.8 VqEV067Q62
         K17V02L [C2017 11 11.59885 05 01 08.41 -32 52 22.7          18.0 VqEV067Q62
         K17V02L  C2017 11 13.43091 05 08 40.78 -34 00 07.1          19.2 RUEV067474
         K17V02L  C2017 11 13.43491 05 08 40.94 -34 00 15.9          19.4 RUEV067474
         K17V02L  C2017 11 13.43891 05 08 41.07 -34 00 24.9          19.2 RUEV067474
         K17V02L  C2017 11 13.56214 05 08 40.18 -34 04 06.3          19.7 RUEV067474
         K17V02L  C2017 11 13.56414 05 08 40.14 -34 04 08.9          19.0 RUEV067474
         K17V02L  C2017 11 13.56615 05 08 40.06 -34 04 11.7          20.1 RUEV067474
         K17V02L  C2017 11 13.56815 05 08 40.00 -34 04 14.3          18.9 RUEV067474
    
    Observer details:
    474 Mount John Observatory, Lake Tekapo.  Observers A. C. Gilmore,
        P. M. Kilmartin.  Measurer P. M. Kilmartin.  1.0-m f/7.7 reflector + CCD.
    Q62 iTelescope Observatory, Siding Spring.  Observer M. Suzuki.  0.43-m f/6.8
        reflector + CCD.
    T08 ATLAS-MLO, Mauna Loa.  Observers L. Denneau, A. Heinze, H. Weiland,
        J. Tonry.  Measurers L. Denneau, H. Flewelling, A. Heinze, B. Stalder,
        J. Tonry.  0.5-m f/2.0 Schmidt + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2017 VL2                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0012 AU
    Epoch 2017 Sept. 4.0 TT = JDT 2458000.5                 MPC
    M 337.43455              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.72248989     Peri.  139.39345     +0.98312882     -0.09987184
    a   1.2300276      Node   227.04798     +0.05774283     +0.96439865
    e   0.2304351      Incl.   12.08541     +0.17356120     +0.24486907
    P   1.36           H   26.1           G   0.15           U   6
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    171110 T08  0.2+  0.1-    171111 Q62  0.1+  0.1+    171113 474  0.2-  0.0
    171110 T08  0.0   0.2+    171111 Q62  0.3+  0.3-    171113 474  0.2+  0.1+
    171110 T08  0.1-  0.1+    171113 474  0.0   0.1+    171113 474  0.1+  0.0
    171110 T08  0.0   0.2+    171113 474  0.0   0.1+    171113 474  0.2+  0.0
    171111 Q62  0.3-  0.5+    171113 474  0.2-  0.1-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2017 VL2                 a,e,i = 1.23, 0.23, 12                  q = 0.9466
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2017 10 15    16 50 19.2 +30 56 52   0.1211  0.9502    63.9   109.5    25.5
    ...
    2017 10 30    16 59 44.8 +32 31 39   0.05023 0.9693    60.4   117.0    24.2
    ...
    2017 11 07    17 13 01.0 +34 42 55   0.01172 0.9855    61.4   118.0    21.1
    ...
    2017 11 13    05 07 12.9 -33 52 54   0.01740 0.9988   121.5    57.7    19.4
    2017 11 14    05 09 22.1 -34 12 25   0.02222 1.0011   121.2    57.8    19.9
    2017 11 15    05 10 42.0 -34 23 54   0.02703 1.0034   121.1    57.6    20.3
    ...
    2017 11 21    05 13 04.5 -34 34 15   0.05588 1.0184   121.7    55.6    21.9
    ...
    2017 11 29    05 12 31.4 -33 51 24   0.09429 1.0412   123.3    52.4    23.0
    ...
    2017 12 14    05 10 11.1 -30 58 29   0.1666  1.0901   125.7    47.2    24.2
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2017 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2017-V67
    

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