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16248 Fox (2000 HT13)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2016248
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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 .131220431191278 4.854e-08  
a 2.271569764924725 1.3821e-08 AU
q 1.973493400890233 1.0662e-07 AU
i 2.383563503517283 5.3552e-06 deg
node 230.2666184386863 0.00015521 deg
peri 189.2842556389039 0.00015817 deg
M 261.9033253760909 3.0452e-05 deg
tp 2457341.252719719797
(2015-Nov-14.75271972)
0.00010685 JED
period 1250.511085818482
3.42
1.1413e-05
3.125e-08
d
yr
n .2878822939537345 2.6274e-09 deg/d
Q 2.569646128959217 1.5635e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1060  
   data-arc span      19272 days (52.76 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-29  
   last obs. used      2013-07-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .4879  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 21:31:02  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .985551 AU 
 T_jup = 3.600 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.0 mag n/a MPO266042  

16248 Fox           Discovered 2000 Apr. 28 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Named in honor of Mitchell Fox for mentoring a finalist in the 2002 Intel Science Talent Search, a science competition for high school seniors. Fox is a teacher at the Bronx High School of Science, Bronx, New York.
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Reference: 20020227/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 2000 HT13 = 1976 JR4 = 1977 RP2 = 1991 XQ 
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