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172317 Walterbos (2002 TZ315)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2172317
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08522985724487939 1.2532e-07  
a 2.752041315173705 3.6158e-08 AU
q 2.51748522674944 3.5691e-07 AU
i 14.14910410479658 9.972e-06 deg
node 92.65308756634191 4.0848e-05 deg
peri 134.0834795628527 5.7925e-05 deg
M 3.30039656404773 3.8877e-05 deg
tp 2456785.212218159153
(2014-May-07.71221816)
0.00018019 JED
period 1667.55762706133
4.57
3.2864e-05
8.998e-08
d
yr
n .2158845932265703 4.2546e-09 deg/d
Q 2.98659740359797 3.924e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      192  
   data-arc span      4720 days (12.92 yr)  
   first obs. used      2001-07-18  
   last obs. used      2014-06-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .59014  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 15:54:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.52491 AU 
 T_jup = 3.296 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.1 mag n/a MPO251401  

172317 Walterbos           Discovered 2002 Oct. 4 by the Sloan Digital Sky Survey at Apache Point.
Rene Walterbos (b. 1957) is a Dutch/American astronomer and a contributor to the Sloan Digital Sky Survey, known for his research of the interstellar medium in the Andromeda galaxy and other nearby galaxies.
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Reference: 20130127/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-01-31

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Alternate Designations
 2002 TZ315 = 2005 LJ6 
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