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16238 Chappe (2000 GY104)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2016238
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .193695072870581 4.6669e-08  
a 2.360288710922813 1.3359e-08 au
q 1.903112417065009 1.0767e-07 au
i 2.944233728097219 5.4568e-06 deg
node 150.4296042781411 9.818e-05 deg
peri 96.48962041757886 9.9221e-05 deg
M 96.4031209958496 1.4598e-05 deg
tp 2457045.821621705095
(2015-Jan-23.32162171)
5.3118e-05 JED
period 1324.482183431207
3.63
1.1245e-05
3.079e-08
d
yr
n .2718043356894262 2.3076e-09 deg/d
Q 2.817465004780618 1.5947e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      962  
   data-arc span      12170 days (33.32 yr)  
   first obs. used      1982-07-20  
   last obs. used      2015-11-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50449  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Nov-30 16:23:10  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .891241 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.20941 au 
 T_jup = 3.524 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.8 mag n/a MPO347652  

16238 Chappe           Discovered 2000 Apr. 7 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Named in honor of Sean Chappe for mentoring a finalist in the 2002 Intel Science Talent Search, a science competition for high school seniors. Chappe is a teacher at the Hunterdon Central Regional High School, Flemington, New Jersey.
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Reference: 20020227/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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Alternate Designations
 2000 GY104 = 1986 PP3 = 1989 EP1 = 1996 DB4 
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