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15060 (1999 AD)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015060
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 31 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .105262597617866 1.7633e-08  
a 2.264794814294607 6.0383e-09 au
q 2.026396629070484 3.9531e-08 au
i 3.675407054645128 7.5421e-07 deg
node 190.7524354208399 1.7094e-05 deg
peri 237.5145265231789 2.1138e-05 deg
M 224.5735209075371 9.6315e-06 deg
tp 2459864.820109428695
(2022-Oct-12.32010943)
3.3644e-05 TDB
period 1244.920790410723
3.41
4.9787e-06
1.363e-08
d
yr
n .2891750244457153 1.1565e-09 deg/d
Q 2.503192999518729 6.6739e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2283  
   data-arc span      18099 days (49.55 yr)  
   first obs. used      1972-01-14  
   last obs. used      2021-08-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49679  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-25 13:55:57  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.04268 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.73002 au 
 T_jup = 3.607 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457099.5 (2015-Mar-18.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 31 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1046547804556048 1.7564e-08  
q 2.027846630428351 3.9331e-08 au
tp 2457375.427882481489
(2015-Dec-18.92788248)
3.3692e-05 TDB
node 190.7799519955738 1.7099e-05 deg
peri 237.5632862072885 2.1211e-05 deg
i 3.673838935242114 7.5381e-07 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2283  
   data-arc span      18099 days (49.55 yr)  
   first obs. used      1972-01-14  
   last obs. used      2021-08-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49679  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-25 13:55:57  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.73002 au 
 T_jup = 3.607 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 3.084969082556962E-16 -6.841911392926031E-16 -8.91742205566532E-14 5.130485681217209E-14 -7.972141894367748E-14 -4.395182150839318E-16
q -6.841911392926031E-16 1.546892892827759E-15 1.800878244217093E-13 -1.135375154814348E-13 1.699512820374896E-13 1.051984141604402E-15
tp -8.91742205566532E-14 1.800878244217093E-13 1.135119153843354E-9 -2.047410281647518E-11 4.195034335335767E-10 1.059938630943586E-12
node 5.130485681217209E-14 -1.135375154814348E-13 -2.047410281647518E-11 2.923896253322073E-10 -3.007397889691704E-10 6.177526519793782E-12
peri -7.972141894367748E-14 1.699512820374896E-13 4.195034335335767E-10 -3.007397889691704E-10 4.499234729112193E-10 -5.947382347821261E-12
i -4.395182150839318E-16 1.051984141604402E-15 1.059938630943586E-12 6.177526519793782E-12 -5.947382347821261E-12 5.682297600672891E-13

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.37   n/a MPO636291  
diameter diameter 3.159 km 0.141 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.225   0.067 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

15060 (1999 AD)          Discovered 1999-Jan-05 by Korlevic, K. at Visnjan
Reference: 20000523/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1999 AD = 1972 AK 
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