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229945 (1998 US8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2229945
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 4 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1836221978463291 2.114e-07  
a 2.313998622771075 1.8201e-08 AU
q 1.889097109844472 4.9564e-07 AU
i 2.128164916830612 1.5907e-05 deg
node 337.9496281505628 0.00031135 deg
peri 43.10668940153379 0.00031446 deg
M 158.879345461291 3.1505e-05 deg
tp 2456233.075593219367
(2012-Nov-01.57559322)
0.00010946 JED
period 1285.710145947173
3.52
1.517e-05
4.153e-08
d
yr
n .2800009015521851 3.3036e-09 deg/d
Q 2.738900135697679 2.1544e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      166  
   data-arc span      8157 days (22.33 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-11-09  
   last obs. used      2014-03-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .56822  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-11 23:53:33  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .891039 AU 
 T_jup = 3.559 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 17.6 mag n/a MPO241439  

229945 (1998 US8)          Discovered 1998-Oct-17 by Beijing Schmidt CCD Asteroid Program at Xinglong (327)
Reference: 20100130/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2010-02-01

Alternate Designations
 1998 US8 = 2005 SQ88 
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