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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 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2021864517325754 1.0773e-07  
a 2.48239332915627 2.4128e-08 AU
q 1.980487030129549 2.6151e-07 AU
i 8.024592671077979 1.0379e-05 deg
node 149.3024270220006 3.8751e-05 deg
peri 165.1438542162007 4.1566e-05 deg
M 218.6703260076157 1.5451e-05 deg
tp 2457561.335087479176
(2016-Jun-21.83508748)
6.4293e-05 JED
period 1428.579192104999
3.91
2.0828e-05
5.702e-08
d
yr
n .2519986305201206 3.674e-09 deg/d
Q 2.984299628182992 2.9006e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      619  
   data-arc span      21947 days (60.09 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-12-22  
   last obs. used      2015-01-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54612  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Feb-04 13:44:50  

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 14.2 mag n/a MPO324457  

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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