Asteroid: 2000 DM8

Predicted positions for ESO Schmidt plate 5574 with length of trail in arcsecs. The predictor generates ephemerides for start and end of trail, along with the predicted magnitude.

     K00D08M   1984 03 06.04045 08 12 20.45 -53 36 59.4 ESO5574  15.4        809
     K00D08M   1984 03 06.08212 08 11 52.02 -53 38 14.2 ESO5574  15.4        809
     K00D08M   1984 03 06.12378 08 11 23.57 -53 39 28.4 ESO5574  15.4        809
                     -506.13"       -149.0"       527.6"

Actually measured positions, start and end of trail, but end of trail interfering with bright star image, hence uncertain.

     K00D08M   1984 03 06.03750 08 12 20.14 -53 38 38.2 ESO5574              809
     K00D08M   1984 03 06.12083 08 11 26.08 -53 40 57.6 ESO5574              809
Link to the M.P.E.C. which published the improved orbit.

Image of 2000 DM8 on March 6, 1984 on ESO Schmidt plate 5574.