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17032 Edlu (1999 FM9)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017032
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2339865594495316 5.6734e-08  
a 2.781733980652372 2.1045e-08 AU
q 2.130845617215674 1.5641e-07 AU
i 2.32973280561718 4.7453e-06 deg
node 90.2610848311848 0.00015036 deg
peri 95.12013544190674 0.00015059 deg
M 136.1752413555458 9.1457e-06 deg
tp 2456359.486061115096
(2013-Mar-07.98606112)
4.3367e-05 JED
period 1694.618020878342
4.64
1.9231e-05
5.265e-08
d
yr
n .2124372546288676 2.4108e-09 deg/d
Q 3.432622344089071 2.597e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      878  
   data-arc span      15279 days (41.83 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-09-25  
   last obs. used      2015-07-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54451  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Sep-02 14:47:04  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.13536 AU 
 T_jup = 3.291 
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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.
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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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