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25721 Anartya (2000 AA174)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2025721
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Orbit Diagram
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Orbit Viewer applet originally written and kindly provided by Osamu Ajiki (AstroArts), and further modified by Ron Baalke (JPL).

Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07357515714995959 6.0739e-08  
a 2.366047304276775 1.7242e-08 au
q 2.191965002040373 1.477e-07 au
i 6.844549185037629 6.7146e-06 deg
node 196.0708571396881 4.9145e-05 deg
peri 43.03724173656259 6.6601e-05 deg
M 57.95440135672791 4.5254e-05 deg
tp 2457386.498171047115
0.00016678 JED
period 1329.332313327313
n .2708126451082209 2.9602e-09 deg/d
Q 2.540129606513177 1.8511e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      679  
   data-arc span      8939 days (24.47 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-10-27  
   last obs. used      2016-04-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50715  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 13:45:34  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.18598 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.44826 au 
 T_jup = 3.535 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.2 mag n/a MPO337476  

25721 Anartya           Discovered 2000 Jan. 7 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Anartya Mandal (b. 1990) was awarded first place and Best in Category in the 2009 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for his biochemistry project. He attends the Boston Latin School, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
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Reference: 20100428/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-03

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Alternate Designations
 2000 AA174 = 1998 QA109 = 1998 QT111 
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