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166229 Palanga (2002 FS16)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2166229
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06433299985485479 8.729e-08  
a 2.439187285187083 2.8241e-08 au
q 2.282267049923179 2.1442e-07 au
i 6.33127677011074 9.9918e-06 deg
node 14.46418471275571 5.7425e-05 deg
peri 223.667778031193 9.5872e-05 deg
M 229.2476804881469 8.6013e-05 deg
tp 2458105.874179494101
(2017-Dec-18.37417949)
0.00033894 JED
period 1391.44533188479
3.81
2.4166e-05
6.616e-08
d
yr
n .2587237829260313 4.4933e-09 deg/d
Q 2.596107520450987 3.0058e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      283  
   data-arc span      8441 days (23.11 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-10-21  
   last obs. used      2015-12-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .66725  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 18:22:56  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.27555 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.39612 au 
 T_jup = 3.491 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.2 mag n/a MPO264354  

166229 Palanga           Discovered 2002 Mar. 17 by K. Cernis at the Moletai Astronomical Observatory.
Palanga is a seaside resort town in western Lithuania, on the shore of the Baltic Sea. It is the busiest summer resort in Lithuania and has beaches of sand and beautiful sand dunes. First mentioned in 1161, the town was established in the sixteenth century and obtained its magdeburger rights in 1791.
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Reference: 20090806/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2011-05-09

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