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17032 Edlu (1999 FM9)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017032
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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 .2342877414148385 5.5851e-08  
a 2.781050985483302 1.9078e-08 au
q 2.129484831334908 1.5497e-07 au
i 2.329737500176516 4.2514e-06 deg
node 90.25308045377818 0.00014846 deg
peri 95.16480833967783 0.00014859 deg
M 221.1070992714897 8.8107e-06 deg
tp 2458054.065923961623
(2017-Oct-27.56592396)
4.4027e-05 JED
period 1693.993943477977
4.64
1.7431e-05
4.772e-08
d
yr
n .2125155177714957 2.1868e-09 deg/d
Q 3.432617139631696 2.3548e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1039  
   data-arc span      15412 days (42.20 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-09-25  
   last obs. used      2015-12-06  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55969  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 13:35:37  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.13276 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.5279 au 
 T_jup = 3.291 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.1 mag n/a MPO350938  

17032 Edlu           Discovered 1999 Mar. 22 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Edward Tsang Lu (b. 1963) is a physicist specializing in solar physics. As an astronaut, he lived on the International Space Station for six months in 2003. Lu is a cofounder of the B612 Foundation. The name was suggested by C. R. Chapman.
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Reference: 20041126/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-12-06

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Alternate Designations
 1999 FM9 = 1996 TB54 = 1997 WL32 
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