Skip Page Navigation
NASA JPL Caltech
NASA Logo - Jet Propulsion Laboratory + View the NASA Portal
+ Near-Earth Object (NEO) Program
Search JPL
JPL Home Earth Solar System Stars & Galaxies Technology
JPL Solar System Dynamics
BODIES ORBITS EPHEMERIDES TOOLS PHYSICAL DATA DISCOVERY FAQ SITE MAP
JPL Small-Body Database Browser
Search: [ help ]  
17032 Edlu (1999 FM9)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017032
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]

[ show orbit diagram ]
Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 6 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2339865555044696 6.0356e-08  
a 2.781733983048764 2.2028e-08 AU
q 2.130845630025455 1.6827e-07 AU
i 2.329733796405155 5.0469e-06 deg
node 90.26105180362087 0.0001594 deg
peri 95.12016652683383 0.0001597 deg
M 136.1752423032179 9.5795e-06 deg
tp 2456359.486055825819
(2013-Mar-07.98605583)
4.6109e-05 JED
period 1694.618023068147
4.64
2.0129e-05
5.511e-08
d
yr
n .2124372543543538 2.5233e-09 deg/d
Q 3.432622336072073 2.7182e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      847  
   data-arc span      14916 days (40.84 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-09-25  
   last obs. used      2014-07-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55232  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Aug-13 14:28:40  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.13536 AU 
 T_jup = 3.291 
[ show covariance matrix ]

Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]

Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.0 mag n/a MPO263499  

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.
NOTE: some special characters may not display properly (any characters within {} are an attempt to place the proper accent above a character)
Reference: 20041126/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-12-06

[ show close-approach data ]
Alternate Designations
 1999 FM9 = 1996 TB54 = 1997 WL32 
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]
ABOUT SSD CREDITS/AWARDS PRIVACY/COPYRIGHT GLOSSARY LINKS
FirstGov 2014-Sep-03 02:11 UT
(server date/time)  
NASA Home Page
Site Manager:   Donald K. Yeomans
Webmaster  Alan B. Chamberlin