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18449 Rikwouters (1994 PT19)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2018449
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1805203915275366 6.0134e-08  
a 3.106378777975222 3.9809e-08 AU
q 2.545614064742304 1.9312e-07 AU
i 1.852817080948663 6.9287e-06 deg
node 182.039891323604 0.00016972 deg
peri 124.5097418947687 0.00017072 deg
M 269.3939204656915 2.3961e-05 deg
tp 2457503.809214091078
(2016-Apr-25.30921409)
0.00013958 JED
period 1999.769971331548
5.48
3.8441e-05
1.052e-07
d
yr
n .180020704961528 3.4605e-09 deg/d
Q 3.66714349120814 4.6995e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      974  
   data-arc span      8122 days (22.24 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-03-02  
   last obs. used      2014-05-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .58442  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-16 14:03:24  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.53233 AU 
 T_jup = 3.194 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5 mag n/a MPO263512  

18449 Rikwouters           Discovered 1994 Aug. 12 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory.
Rik Wouters (1882-1916) was a Belgian fauve painter and sculptor. Fascinated by the work of James Ensor, he started painting with a pallet knife. He chose his wife Nel as the primary model for his paintings (Woman in a white sweater, 1908) and sculptures (Domestic concerns, 1913).
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Reference: 20070402/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-07-05

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Alternate Designations
 1994 PT19 = 1998 FY4 
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