Asteroid: 2001 QP153

Predicted positions for POSS plates A1WK with length of trail in arcsecs. The predictor generates ephemerides for start, midth, and end of trail, along with the predicted magnitude.

     K01QF3P   1996 08 14.44792 02 32 23.46 +77 00 40.5          17.5        261
     K01QF3P   1996 08 14.46285 02 32 18.24 +77 02 18.5          17.5        261
     K01QF3P   1996 08 14.47778 02 32 12.99 +77 03 56.4          17.5        261
                      -35.30"        195.9"       199.1"

Actually measured positions:

     K01QF3P T 1996 08 14.44920 02 32 28.11 +77 00 50.2 A1WK                 261
     K01QF3P   1996 08 14.47778 02 32 17.12 +77 03 58.6 A1WK                 261

Note: The start time is modified by 110 sec. The object reached the plate edge
after start of exposure.

DSS image of 2001 QP153 from August 14, 1996 on POSS plate A1WK

Link to the MPEC which published the improved orbit.