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49272 Bryce Canyon (1998 UT16)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2049272
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2176436664356509 2.8587e-08  
a 2.634468509217252 9.7128e-09 au
q 2.061093123761946 7.5931e-08 au
i 12.45154069301551 5.3816e-06 deg
node 308.3773949989645 1.9256e-05 deg
peri 114.599405064338 2.5268e-05 deg
M 45.4867611173723 1.4921e-05 deg
tp 2459003.157576378331
(2020-Jun-02.65757638)
6.4336e-05 TDB
period 1561.845045869137
4.28
8.6373e-06
2.365e-08
d
yr
n .2304966174155049 1.2747e-09 deg/d
Q 3.207843894672559 1.1827e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1452  
   data-arc span      25340 days (69.38 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-11-03  
   last obs. used      2021-03-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50085  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-04 05:58:38  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.10924 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.19988 au 
 T_jup = 3.331 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.51   n/a MPCxxxxx  

49272 Bryce Canyon           Discovered 1998 Oct. 27 by R. A. Tucker at the Goodricke-Pigott Observatory.
Located in southern Utah and named for early pioneer Ebenezer Bryce, Bryce Canyon became a national park in 1928. Home of some of the darkest night skies in the continental United States, the park has hosted night sky tours since the 1970s.
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Reference: 20070402/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-07-05

Alternate Designations
 1998 UT16 = 2000 GG159 
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