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16002 Bertin (1999 AM24)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2016002
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2021864920251984 1.1458e-07  
a 2.482393339054636 2.5997e-08 AU
q 1.980486938004461 2.7627e-07 AU
i 8.024593020953363 1.0517e-05 deg
node 149.3024252284533 3.9861e-05 deg
peri 165.1438537726394 4.2663e-05 deg
M 218.6703249246033 1.5484e-05 deg
tp 2457561.335095131302
(2016-Jun-21.83509513)
6.4705e-05 JED
period 1428.579200649535
3.91
2.2442e-05
6.144e-08
d
yr
n .2519986290128808 3.9587e-09 deg/d
Q 2.984299740104812 3.1254e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      605  
   data-arc span      21617 days (59.18 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-12-22  
   last obs. used      2014-02-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54902  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 21:26:59  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .968997 AU 
 T_jup = 3.436 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.1 mag n/a MPO247503  

16002 Bertin           Discovered 1999 Jan. 15 by the OCA-DLR Asteroid Survey at Caussols.
Emmanuel Bertin (b. 1973) is the author of the well-known sextractor package, which is used in several observing programs for the automatic detection of minor planets. A specialist in cosmology, he now works for the Terapix consortium at the Institut d´Astrophysique de Paris.
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Reference: 20020427/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1999 AM24 = 1977 TY5 = 1989 WB7 
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