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17579 Lewkopelew (1994 TQ16)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017579
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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 .1414836907273626 8.1079e-08  
a 2.348193367540687 1.4571e-08 AU
q 2.015962303359516 1.8762e-07 AU
i 7.069496902160627 9.8791e-06 deg
node 33.01748479133742 4.5634e-05 deg
peri 302.4582081879273 5.3914e-05 deg
M 252.946827463333 3.0401e-05 deg
tp 2457391.337524514366
(2016-Jan-03.83752451)
0.0001122 JED
period 1314.314237413001
3.60
1.2233e-05
3.349e-08
d
yr
n .2739070990424615 2.5495e-09 deg/d
Q 2.680424431721857 1.6633e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      612  
   data-arc span      22851 days (62.56 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-11-30  
   last obs. used      2014-06-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .59571  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 12:38:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.01793 AU 
 T_jup = 3.536 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.3 mag n/a PDS3 (MPO 4091)  

17579 Lewkopelew           Discovered 1994 Oct. 5 by F. Börngen at Tautenburg.
Lew Kopelew (b. 1912), a Russian scientist and author of autobiographic texts, biographies, prose and essays, was persecuted as a critic of the Soviet regime and expatriated. Living in Germany since 1981, he received the Peace Prize of the Association of the German Book Trade.
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Reference: 20021120/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1994 TQ16 = 1976 UN7 
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