Asteroid: 2002 AM31

Predicted positions for UKST plate 03UV with length of trail in arcsecs. The predictor generates ephemerides for start, midth, and end of trail, along with the predicted magnitude.

     K02A31M   1983 05 07.62444 15 32 18.24 -07 02 38.8          18.9        260
     K02A31M   1983 05 07.64527 15 32 16.45 -07 02 24.6 03UV     18.9        260
     K02A31M   1983 05 07.66611 15 32 14.66 -07 02 10.4          18.9        260
                      -53.30"         28.4"        60.4"

Actually measured positions:

     K02A31M   1983 05 07.62444 15 44 52.45 -07 36 38.4 03UV                 260
     K02A31M   1983 05 07.66611 15 44 49.13 -07 36 11.5 03UV                 260

DSS image of 2002 AM31 from May 7, 1983 on UKST plate 03UV

Link to the MPEC which published the improved orbit.