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3016 Meuse (1981 EK)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003016
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .04491720180323137 5.3542e-08  
a 2.833203040439831 1.9063e-08 AU
q 2.705943487722867 1.4816e-07 AU
i 2.89543064497993 5.7985e-06 deg
node 128.9121720161742 0.0001308 deg
peri 318.9475531398806 0.00015281 deg
M 93.75444448329733 7.9069e-05 deg
tp 2456546.867313861955
(2013-Sep-11.36731386)
0.00038197 JED
period 1741.866936652695
4.77
1.758e-05
4.813e-08
d
yr
n .2066747995640836 2.0859e-09 deg/d
Q 2.960462593156796 1.9919e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1379  
   data-arc span      30147 days (82.54 yr)  
   first obs. used      1933-01-29  
   last obs. used      2015-08-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .45379  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Sep-02 14:07:36  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.7229 AU 
 T_jup = 3.309 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.3 mag n/a MPO302080  

3016 Meuse (1981 EK)          Discovered 1981-Mar-01 by Debehogne, H. at La Silla
and G. de Sanctis.
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1981 EK = 1933 BR = 1974 TY = 1974 VS2 = 1978 PR1 
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