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16538 (1991 PO12)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2016538
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1709393411545174 5.7337e-08  
a 2.268907477073862 1.181e-08 AU
q 1.881061927802298 1.2734e-07 AU
i 5.123867252046666 4.0857e-06 deg
node 145.6925217726167 6.9945e-05 deg
peri 273.8303802378842 7.1834e-05 deg
M 219.7968046506709 1.5216e-05 deg
tp 2457486.659769305323
(2016-Apr-08.15976931)
5.4524e-05 JED
period 1248.313324912776
3.42
9.7467e-06
2.669e-08
d
yr
n .2883891350155656 2.2517e-09 deg/d
Q 2.656753026345427 1.3829e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1055  
   data-arc span      9890 days (27.08 yr)  
   first obs. used      1987-06-02  
   last obs. used      2014-06-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .48644  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Aug-13 14:27:41  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .901413 AU 
 T_jup = 3.589 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9 mag n/a PDS3 (MPO 2862)  

16538 (1991 PO12)          Discovered 1991-Aug-05 by Holt, H. E. at Palomar (675)
Reference: 20000913/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1991 PO12 = 1998 QA102 
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