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16552 Sawamura (1991 SB)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2016552
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 3 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1324211225445434 6.0694e-08  
a 2.421258510622535 1.943e-08 AU
q 2.10063274067537 1.4325e-07 AU
i 2.491464187555418 6.5388e-06 deg
node 216.4388077519438 0.00011858 deg
peri 180.1620292473407 0.00012056 deg
M 34.21736178979904 2.1014e-05 deg
tp 2456869.701070913998
(2014-Jul-31.20107091)
8.0044e-05 JED
period 1376.132232526431
3.77
1.6565e-05
4.535e-08
d
yr
n .2616027671549256 3.149e-09 deg/d
Q 2.741884280569701 2.2003e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1075  
   data-arc span      10413 days (28.51 yr)  
   first obs. used      1984-12-28  
   last obs. used      2013-07-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51749  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 21:36:02  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.10734 AU 
 T_jup = 3.500 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.1 mag n/a MPO266043  

16552 Sawamura           Discovered 1991 Sept. 16 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.
Tsuneo Sawamura (b. 1928) invented a new anti-corrosion solder in Japan. It is being used by NASA for the electrical systems in space shuttles.
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Reference: 20060219/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-03

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Alternate Designations
 1991 SB = 1984 YG5 = 1997 EU54 
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