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16002 Bertin (1999 AM24)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2016002
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 6 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2015038155817889 1.2175e-07  
a 2.483975553399833 2.5817e-08 AU
q 1.983445001577881 2.9599e-07 AU
i 8.018548037958356 1.1421e-05 deg
node 149.3095891385045 4.3815e-05 deg
peri 164.9911352686862 4.7072e-05 deg
M 168.4917855242883 1.7078e-05 deg
tp 2456131.238820225331
(2012-Jul-22.73882023)
6.5711e-05 JED
period 1429.945228304021
3.91
2.2293e-05
6.103e-08
d
yr
n .2517578945502521 3.9249e-09 deg/d
Q 2.984506105221785 3.1019e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      604  
   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      .56531  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Mar-22 11:06:21  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .970052 AU 
 T_jup = 3.435 
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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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