Asteroid: 1999 XX262

Predicted positions for UKST plates 00GC and 04JI with length of trail in arcsecs. The predictor generates ephemerides for start, midth, and end of trail, along with the predicted magnitude.

     J99XQ2X   1974 06 20.67972 20 55 58.97 -30 34 02.5 00GC     20.3        260
     J99XQ2X   1974 06 20.69708 20 55 58.45 -30 34 06.1 00GC     20.3        260
     J99XQ2X   1974 06 20.71444 20 55 57.94 -30 34 09.8 00GC     20.3        260
                      -13.24"         -7.3"        15.1"

     J99XQ2X   1974 06 17.70522 20 57 11.90 -30 23 53.9 04JI     20.4        260
     J99XQ2X   1974 06 17.72258 20 57 11.56 -30 23 57.3 04JI     20.4        260
     J99XQ2X   1974 06 17.73994 20 57 11.22 -30 24 00.7 04JI     20.4        260
                       -8.84"         -6.9"        11.2"

Actually measured positions

Observations:
     J99XQ2X   1974 06 20.67972 20 55 57.02 -30 34 14.3                      260
     J99XQ2X   1974 06 20.71444 20 55 55.98 -30 34 23.0                      260

     J99XQ2X   1974 06 17.73994 20 57 09.25 -30 24 12.6                      260

Link to the MPEC which published the improved orbit.

DSS image of 1999 XX262 from June 17, 1974 on UKST plate 04JI

DSS image of 1999 XX262 from June 20, 1974 on UKST plate 00GC