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34351 Decatur (2000 RZ8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2034351
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 5 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07027692014971745 5.7848e-08  
a 2.946056762200298 3.9062e-08 AU
q 2.739016966366612 1.7207e-07 AU
i 1.297062177468126 8.862e-06 deg
node 343.3223895236797 0.0002747 deg
peri 84.99074225028104 0.00028512 deg
M 195.9574310578669 7.9109e-05 deg
tp 2457642.116329366502
(2016-Sep-10.61632937)
0.00041597 JED
period 1846.971066874837
5.06
3.6734e-05
1.006e-07
d
yr
n .1949137192544857 3.8766e-09 deg/d
Q 3.153096558033984 4.1807e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      512  
   data-arc span      8212 days (22.48 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-01-01  
   last obs. used      2014-06-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .58103  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 13:10:32  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.7524 AU 
 T_jup = 3.267 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.6 mag n/a MPO263633  

34351 Decatur           Discovered 2000 Sept. 3 by L. Ball at Emerald Lane Observatory.
Decatur, Alabama, is on the south bank of the Tennessee river, approximately 25 km west of NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. Emerald Lane Observatory is located in Decatur.
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Reference: 20020427/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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Alternate Designations
 2000 RZ8 = 1996 YW3 = 1998 HF58 
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