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18593 Wangzhongcheng (1998 AG11)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2018593
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 18 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07992447070821068 4.51e-08  
a 2.439937578221212 1.7656e-08 au
q 2.244926858720808 1.0592e-07 au
i 2.875276312884541 4.9029e-06 deg
node 76.72213861029702 0.00013447 deg
peri 184.9143421996501 0.00014315 deg
M 114.2257183930864 4.8527e-05 deg
tp 2456958.799492874796
(2014-Oct-28.29949287)
0.00018906 JED
period 1392.087393294939
3.81
1.511e-05
4.137e-08
d
yr
n .2586044538108446 2.807e-09 deg/d
Q 2.634948297721616 1.9067e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      898  
   data-arc span      7003 days (19.17 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-10-07  
   last obs. used      2015-12-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54074  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 13:40:11  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.22808 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.39506 au 
 T_jup = 3.496 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.0 mag n/a MPO347669  

18593 Wangzhongcheng           Discovered 1998 Jan. 5 by the Beijing Schmidt CCD Asteroid Program at Xinglong.
Wang Zhongcheng (b. 1925), neurosurgeon-academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, is a pioneer in micro-neurosurgery technology and has developed new methods for treating tumors in the brain stem and spinal cord. He was awarded China's State Supreme Science and Technology Prize in 2008.
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Reference: 20111210/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2011-12-12

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Alternate Designations
 1998 AG11 = 1996 TX40 
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