Asteroid: 2001 VG75

Predicted positions for UKST plates 00LY, 02MC and J2331 with length of trail in arcsecs. The predictor generates ephemerides for start, midth, and end of trail, along with the predicted magnitude.

     K01V75G   1976 03 07.70599 14 20 34.40 -75 34 01.6          18.3        260
     K01V75G   1976 03 07.73030 14 20 40.10 -75 33 55.5 00LY     18.3        260
     K01V75G   1976 03 07.75460 14 20 45.80 -75 33 49.4          18.3        260
                       42.60"         12.2"        44.3"

     K01V75G   1976 05 01.56136 14 37 56.58 -47 56 40.2          17.1        260
     K01V75G   1976 05 01.58046 14 37 55.56 -47 55 29.8 02MC     17.1        260
     K01V75G   1976 05 01.59955 14 37 54.55 -47 54 19.4          17.1        260
                      -20.36"        140.8"       142.3"

     K01V75G   1976 05 27.46682 14 29 21.11 -22 55 41.0          17.6        260
     K01V75G   1976 05 27.48765 14 29 21.36 -22 54 44.2 J2331    17.6        260
     K01V75G   1976 05 27.50849 14 29 21.60 -22 53 47.4          17.6        260
                        6.76"        113.5"       113.7"

Actually measured positions:

     K01V75G   1976 03 07.70599 13 43 31.64 -77 13 48.9 00LY                 260
     K01V75G   1976 03 07.75460 13 43 41.44 -77 13 38.4 00LY                 260
     K01V75G   1976 05 01.56136 14 19 03.70 -48 17 41.2 02MC                 260
     K01V75G   1976 05 01.59955 14 19 02.30 -48 15 15.4 02MC                 260
     K01V75G   1976 05 27.46682 14 19 07.64 -22 55 19.2 J2331                260
     K01V75G   1976 05 27.50849 14 19 08.52 -22 53 25.0 J2331                260

DSS image of 2001 VG75 from March 7, 1976 on UKST plate 00LY

DSS image of 2001 VG75 from May 1, 1976 on UKST plate 02MC

DSS image of 2001 VG75 from May 27, 1976 on UKST plate J2331

Link to the MPEC which published the improved orbit.