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23831 Mattmooney (1998 QK86)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2023831
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1039250492003341 6.826e-08  
a 2.992530029678726 3.3705e-08 AU
q 2.681531199110887 2.0492e-07 AU
i 9.375960671948528 8.5647e-06 deg
node 246.4985396823683 4.4258e-05 deg
peri 113.4969254826388 5.9962e-05 deg
M 41.44471818417691 3.9895e-05 deg
tp 2456782.817812642109
(2014-May-05.31781264)
0.00020898 JED
period 1890.846189388735
5.18
3.1945e-05
8.746e-08
d
yr
n .1903909487827666 3.2166e-09 deg/d
Q 3.303528860246564 3.7208e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      617  
   data-arc span      13118 days (35.92 yr)  
   first obs. used      1978-11-29  
   last obs. used      2014-10-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .574  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Nov-10 13:43:39  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.69668 AU 
 T_jup = 3.227 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.8 mag n/a MPO275638  

23831 Mattmooney           Discovered 1998 Aug. 24 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Matthew Michael Mooney (b. 1994) is a finalist in the 2007 Discovery Channel Young Scientist Challenge (DCYSC), a middle school science competition, for his environmental sciences project. He attends the St. Luke's Episcopal School, San Antonio, Texas.
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Reference: 20071026/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-10-28

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Alternate Designations
 1998 QK86 = 1978 WZ9 
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