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16541 (1991 PW18)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2016541
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .0635747007769209 7.2764e-08  
a 2.899962296583704 2.8301e-08 au
q 2.715598061314043 2.0621e-07 au
i 1.734047527552044 9.3758e-06 deg
node 202.8451662295494 0.00019193 deg
peri 206.1128860557545 0.00020429 deg
M 270.5139356473796 6.828e-05 deg
tp 2457848.873422141097
(2017-Apr-05.37342214)
0.00034277 JED
period 1803.7940671381
4.94
2.6405e-05
7.229e-08
d
yr
n .1995793236925189 2.9216e-09 deg/d
Q 3.084326531853366 3.01e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      988  
   data-arc span      12340 days (33.79 yr)  
   first obs. used      1981-09-29  
   last obs. used      2015-07-13  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50444  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Sep-02 14:45:57  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.72435 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.17286 au 
 T_jup = 3.284 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.9 mag n/a MPO299081  
rotation period rot_per 7.01 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-December); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Chang, C.-K.; Ip, W.-H.; Cheng, Y.-C.; Ngeow, C.-C.; et al. (2014) Astrophys. J. 788, A17.]

16541 (1991 PW18)          Discovered 1991-Aug-08 by Holt, H. E. at Palomar
Reference: 20000913/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1991 PW18 = 2000 KA33 
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