Asteroid: 2001 FD7

Predicted positions for UKST plates 015O and J2703 with length of trail in arcsecs. The predictor generates ephemerides for start, midth, and end of trail, along with the predicted magnitude.

     K01F07D   1976 11 18.57697 04 06 42.36 -28 54 35.0 015O     18.9        260
     K01F07D   1976 11 18.59780 04 06 40.92 -28 54 50.7 015O     18.9        260
     K01F07D   1976 11 18.61864 04 06 39.49 -28 55 06.4 015O     18.9        260
                      -37.68"        -31.4"        49.1"

     K01F07D   1976 11 20.58536 04 04 23.75 -29 18 39.5 J2703    19.0        413
     K01F07D   1976 11 20.60619 04 04 22.31 -29 18 53.7 J2703    19.0        413
     K01F07D   1976 11 20.62703 04 04 20.87 -29 19 07.9 J2703    19.0        413
                      -37.65"        -28.4"        47.2"

Actually measured positions:

     K01F07D   1976 11 18.57695 04 03 52.33 -28 47 44.2                      260
     K01F07D   1976 11 18.61862 04 03 49.34 -28 48 15.8                      260
     K01F07D   1976 11 20.58535 04 01 33.78 -29 11 36.2                      413
     K01F07D   1976 11 20.62701 04 01 30.91 -29 12 05.8                      413

DSS image of 2001 FD7 from November 18, 1976 on UKST plate 015O

Link to the MPEC which published the improved orbit.