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17579 Lewkopelew (1994 TQ16)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017579
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1415584329426964 8.1042e-08  
a 2.348674306579423 1.4589e-08 au
q 2.016199652247266 1.8757e-07 au
i 7.069106774184038 9.8788e-06 deg
node 33.01216987283804 4.5635e-05 deg
peri 302.3786932048631 5.3919e-05 deg
M 2.573578852456921 3.075e-05 deg
tp 2457391.101304043968
(2016-Jan-03.60130404)
0.00011227 JED
period 1314.718039799532
3.60
1.225e-05
3.354e-08
d
yr
n .2738229712394399 2.5513e-09 deg/d
Q 2.68114896091158 1.6654e-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 = 1.0157 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.68746 au 
 T_jup = 3.535 
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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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