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17919 Licandro (1999 GC8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017919
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2536359968288588 5.4482e-08  
a 2.236001909532629 1.0702e-08 AU
q 1.668871336297089 1.2197e-07 AU
i 4.925976926282803 5.9443e-06 deg
node 225.9929078782073 6.6041e-05 deg
peri 96.90703242026481 6.7326e-05 deg
M 74.55723560987774 1.0699e-05 deg
tp 2456547.573707278850
(2013-Sep-12.07370728)
3.6196e-05 JED
period 1221.255920163848
3.34
8.7681e-06
2.401e-08
d
yr
n .2947785096114016 2.1164e-09 deg/d
Q 2.803132482768169 1.3417e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      911  
   data-arc span      22042 days (60.35 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-09-16  
   last obs. used      2014-01-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53855  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 21:58:30  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .664767 AU 
 T_jup = 3.591 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.3 mag n/a MPO267775  

17919 Licandro           Discovered 1999 Apr. 9 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Javier Licandro (b. 1966), a Uruguayan astronomer at the Isaac Newton Telescope at La Palma, works on the physical properties of minor bodies and transneptunian objects.
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Reference: 20050721/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-07-21

Alternate Designations
 1999 GC8 = 1973 RC = 1996 KV7 
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