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16248 Fox (2000 HT13)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2016248
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 4 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1313141074820636 5.277e-08  
a 2.271467134500911 1.262e-08 AU
q 1.973191455059083 1.1691e-07 AU
i 2.38374970315855 5.804e-06 deg
node 230.2732166991528 0.0001617 deg
peri 189.2743650421633 0.00016473 deg
M 204.3374196356335 3.0854e-05 deg
tp 2457341.179417966454
(2015-Nov-14.67941797)
0.00010851 JED
period 1250.426338894742
3.42
1.0421e-05
2.853e-08
d
yr
n .2879018050101261 2.3994e-09 deg/d
Q 2.569742813942739 1.4277e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1061  
   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      .52355  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2013-Aug-05 18:22:41  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .984555 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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