Asteroid: 2002 AD9

Predicted positions for UKST plate J1468 with length of trail in arcsecs. The predictor generates ephemerides for start, midth, and end of trail, along with the predicted magnitude.

     K02A09D   1975 05 10.44397 12 21 37.70 -30 26 05.0          20.2        260
     K02A09D   1975 05 10.46480 12 21 35.45 -30 25 51.7 J1468    20.2        260
     K02A09D   1975 05 10.48564 12 21 33.21 -30 25 38.4          20.2        260
                      -58.15"         26.6"        63.9"

Actually measured positions:

     K02A09D   1975 05 10.44397 12 21 40.10 -30 21 16.2 J1468                260
     K02A09D   1975 05 10.48564 12 21 35.36 -30 20 48.5 J1468                260

DSS image of 2002 AD9 from May 10, 1975 on UKST plate J1468

Link to the MPEC which published the improved orbit.