Asteroid: 2001 RR17

Predicted positions for UKST plate 05Y4 with length of trail in arcsecs. The predictor generates ephemerides for start, midth, and end of trail, along with the predicted magnitude.

     K01R17R   1976 11 16.42245 23 59 31.90 -19 01 17.4 05Y4     20.2        260
     K01R17R   1976 11 16.44328 23 59 31.45 -19 01 24.1 05Y4     20.2        260
     K01R17R   1976 11 16.46412 23 59 31.00 -19 01 30.8 05Y4     20.2        260
                      -12.78"        -13.4"        18.5"

Actually measured positions:

     K01R17R   1976 11 16.42245 23 59 21.62 -19 00 09.5                      260
     K01R17R   1976 11 16.46412 23 59 20.66 -19 00 22.8                      260

DSS image of 2001 RR17 from November 16, 1976 on UKST plate 05Y4

Link to the MPEC which published the improved orbit.