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23850 Ramaswami (1998 RJ34)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2023850
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1986307446558162 8.4621e-08  
a 2.554877137842311 2.0211e-08 au
q 2.047399989448572 2.1632e-07 au
i 8.265289167492069 6.9285e-06 deg
node 17.02810138410889 5.716e-05 deg
peri 279.093634857527 5.9378e-05 deg
M 170.7708134169056 2.2626e-05 deg
tp 2456892.937833124194
(2014-Aug-23.43783312)
8.7958e-05 JED
period 1491.603717161154
4.08
1.7699e-05
4.846e-08
d
yr
n .2413509673233842 2.8639e-09 deg/d
Q 3.06235428623605 2.4225e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      614  
   data-arc span      8415 days (23.04 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-03-19  
   last obs. used      2016-04-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54608  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 13:41:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.05139 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.21055 au 
 T_jup = 3.396 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.3 mag n/a MPO257035  

23850 Ramaswami           Discovered 1998 Sept. 14 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Keshav Ramaswami (b. 1993) is a finalist in the 2007 Discovery Channel Young Scientist Challenge (DCYSC), a middle school science competition, for his biochem, medicine, health, and microbiology project. He attends the Mission Valley Middle School, Prairie Village, Kansas.
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Reference: 20071026/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-10-28

Alternate Designations
 1998 RJ34 = 1993 FF61 = 1999 XB201 
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