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161546 Schneeweis (2004 XT16)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2161546
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 5 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03778627033565376 9.4713e-08  
a 2.603656575196041 5.0714e-08 AU
q 2.505274103984481 2.4411e-07 AU
i 5.229405973765601 1.0588e-05 deg
node 75.82574630555138 9.9182e-05 deg
peri 149.1937558847615 0.00017076 deg
M 352.9902099418259 0.00014342 deg
tp 2457030.379717490241
(2015-Jan-07.87971749)
0.00061126 JED
period 1534.525029596769
4.20
4.4834e-05
1.227e-07
d
yr
n .234600278950548 6.8543e-09 deg/d
Q 2.702039046407601 5.263e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      187  
   data-arc span      4798 days (13.14 yr)  
   first obs. used      2000-12-30  
   last obs. used      2014-02-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .6279  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-11 10:49:25  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.49793 AU 
 T_jup = 3.406 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.0 mag n/a MPO245200  

161546 Schneeweis           Discovered 2004 Dec. 10 by D. Healy at Junk Bond Observatory.
Scott Schneeweis (b. 1962), a U.S. Navy Lt. Commander currently stationed at Fr. Huachuca, Arizona, is a rich source of history and artifacts of the early days of the U.S. space program, notably through his "Spaceaholic" website.
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Reference: 20081113/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-11-17
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