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    M.P.E.C. 2018-K96                                Issued 2018 May 27, 11:34 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.
    
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                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
                URL https://www.minorplanetcenter.net/    ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2018 KY2
    
    Observations:
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 21.29062 14 52 14.46 +08 41 03.6          21.1 GUEK096G96
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 21.29576 14 52 14.58 +08 41 13.7          21.0 GUEK096G96
         K18K02Y* C2018 05 24.21513 15 06 20.39 +12 05 17.6                UEK096703
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 24.22731 15 06 26.46 +12 07 20.2                UEK096703
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 24.23340 15 06 29.56 +12 08 22.6          18.8 GUEK096703
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 24.33344 15 07 22.57 +12 26 03.6          19.1 GUEK096I52
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 24.33447 15 07 23.14 +12 26 14.9          18.7 GUEK096I52
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 24.33502 15 07 23.46 +12 26 20.5          18.4 GUEK096I52
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 24.33556 15 07 23.75 +12 26 26.6          18.7 GUEK096I52
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 25.28021 15 32 47.85 +18 05 32.9          17.7 GUEK096703
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 25.28039 15 32 48.40 +18 05 40.4          17.8 GUEK096703
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 25.28056 15 32 48.84 +18 05 47.1          17.7 GUEK096703
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 25.28074 15 32 49.33 +18 05 54.4          17.9 GUEK096703
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 25.46464 15 43 24.99 +20 32 46.4          12.8 GUEK096I52
         K18K02Y  C2018 05 25.46505 15 43 26.68 +20 33 08.0          13.6 GUEK096I52
         K18K02Y KC2018 05 25.88661 16 56 44.55 +32 28 51.6          16.6 RUEK096104
         K18K02Y KC2018 05 25.89009 16 57 53.45 +32 38 41.9          16.3 RUEK096104
         K18K02Y KC2018 05 25.89566 16 59 46.01 +32 54 37.9          16.6 RUEK096104
    
    Observer details:
    104 San Marcello Pistoiese.  Observers P. Bacci, M. Maestripieri.  Measurers
        P. Bacci, L. Tesi, G. Fagioli.  0.60-m f/4 reflector + CCD.
    703 Catalina Sky Survey.  Observers B. M. Africano, H. Groeller.  Measurers
        B. M. Africano, E. J. Christensen, D. C. Fuls, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer,
        H. Groeller, J. A. Johnson, R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson, G. J. Leonard,
        R. L. Seaman, F. C. Shelly.  0.68-m Schmidt + 10K CCD.
    G96 Mt. Lemmon Survey.  Observer A. D. Grauer.  Measurers B. M. Africano,
        E. J. Christensen, D. C. Fuls, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, H. Groeller,
        J. A. Johnson, R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson, G. J. Leonard, R. L. Seaman,
        F. C. Shelly.  1.5-m reflector + 10K CCD.
    I52 Steward Observatory, Mt. Lemmon Station.  Observers R. A. Kowalski,
        B. M. Africano.  Measurers B. M. Africano, E. J. Christensen, D. C. Fuls,
        A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, H. Groeller, J. A. Johnson, R. A. Kowalski,
        S. M. Larson, G. J. Leonard, R. L. Seaman, F. C. Shelly.  1.0-m reflector
        + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2018 KY2                                                 Earth MOID = 0.0016 AU
    Epoch 2018 Mar. 23.0 TT = JDT 2458200.5                 MPC
    M 327.61304              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.33276653     Peri.  222.63478     +0.30723879     +0.94496043
    a   2.0624161      Node    65.54290     -0.83642668     +0.32452822
    e   0.5570106      Incl.    7.09871     -0.45386644     +0.04160792
    P   2.96           H   27.1           G   0.15           U   5
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    180521 G96  0.4-  0.6-    180524 I52  0.1+  0.3+    180525 703  0.1-  0.2-
    180521 G96  0.3-  0.4+    180524 I52  0.2+  0.1-    180525 I52 (4.0-  4.0-)
    180524 703 (0.5+  2.3+)   180524 I52  0.2-  0.1+    180525 I52 (6.1-  5.5-)
    180524 703  0.1+  0.2+    180525 703  0.7-  0.0     180525 104  0.3+  0.8+
    180524 703  0.7+  0.1-    180525 703  0.2+  0.1+    180525 104  0.1-  0.3-
    180524 I52  0.4+  0.2+    180525 703  0.1-  0.1-    180525 104  0.1-  0.4-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2018 KY2                 a,e,i = 2.06, 0.56, 7                   q = 0.9136
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2018 04 27    14 46 34.2 +04 40 04   0.2150  1.2109   160.2    16.3    25.1
    ...
    2018 05 12    14 47 10.0 +06 38 11   0.1005  1.1016   154.5    23.3    23.4
    ...
    2018 05 20    14 50 24.5 +08 10 44   0.04361 1.0494   148.8    30.0    21.7
    ...
    2018 05 26    17 44 24.7 +38 26 35   0.0025541.0141   116.5    63.3    16.4
    2018 05 27    01 47 32.5 +07 19 16   0.0057791.0086    38.0   141.8    23.0
    2018 05 28    02 19 16.6 -00 36 16   0.01258 1.0032    36.4   143.2    24.9
    ...
    2018 06 03    02 40 07.2 -05 28 13   0.05451 0.9736    40.8   137.1    27.2
    ...
    2018 06 11    02 45 42.6 -05 39 32   0.1112  0.9423    46.5   128.6    27.8
    ...
    2018 06 26    02 56 42.9 -04 07 48   0.2184  0.9132    56.2   112.3    27.9
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2018 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2018-K96
    

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