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16226 Beaton (2000 DT72)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2016226
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03814419439320897 6.4986e-08  
a 3.120413956490499 3.966e-08 au
q 3.001388279946843 1.9927e-07 au
i 8.233971688669687 1.0216e-05 deg
node 356.4392718465503 4.8815e-05 deg
peri 277.6670929384979 0.0001607 deg
M 216.9612192104428 0.00015752 deg
tp 2458200.459579279250
(2018-Mar-22.95957928)
0.00088587 JED
period 2013.338249605346
5.51
3.8384e-05
1.051e-07
d
yr
n .1788075103975038 3.4089e-09 deg/d
Q 3.239439633034156 4.1173e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      623  
   data-arc span      8864 days (24.27 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-09-08  
   last obs. used      2015-12-15  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51888  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 13:33:17  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.99882 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.83543 au 
 T_jup = 3.199 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.8 mag n/a MPO313550  

16226 Beaton           Discovered 2000 Feb. 29 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Named in honor of John Beaton for mentoring a finalist in the 2002 Intel Science Talent Search, a science competition for high school seniors. Beaton is a teacher at the Harvest Christian Academy, Barrigada, Guam.
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Reference: 20020227/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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Alternate Designations
 2000 DT72 = 1991 RY30 
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