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17579 Lewkopelew (1994 TQ16)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017579
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 5 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1413566264072516 7.6716e-08  
a 2.348340417690104 1.3263e-08 AU
q 2.016386938589635 1.7893e-07 AU
i 7.069150304729839 1.004e-05 deg
node 33.01944066480912 4.4801e-05 deg
peri 302.4684222420382 5.4002e-05 deg
M 198.1433611619594 3.1099e-05 deg
tp 2457391.473521626166
(2016-Jan-03.97352163)
0.00011472 JED
period 1314.43769815525
3.60
1.1136e-05
3.049e-08
d
yr
n .2738813718636057 2.3203e-09 deg/d
Q 2.680293896790574 1.5138e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      592  
   data-arc span      22756 days (62.30 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-11-30  
   last obs. used      2014-03-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .60647  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Apr-17 14:10:56  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.01663 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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