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17032 Edlu (1999 FM9)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017032
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2343876931102127 5.5765e-08  
a 2.780571398040014 1.8952e-08 au
q 2.128839682525177 1.5478e-07 au
i 2.329853946702109 4.2201e-06 deg
node 90.25020478658637 0.00014788 deg
peri 95.20800483708416 0.000148 deg
M 263.5712260993459 8.9341e-06 deg
tp 2458054.131963084328
(2017-Oct-27.63196308)
4.3946e-05 JED
period 1693.555772871342
4.64
1.7314e-05
4.74e-08
d
yr
n .2125705015251061 2.1733e-09 deg/d
Q 3.432303113554852 2.3394e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1056  
   data-arc span      15449 days (42.30 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-09-25  
   last obs. used      2016-01-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5604  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Feb-25 19:13:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.13152 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.52832 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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