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15522 Trueblood (1999 XX136)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015522
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 29 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1250505744701933 3.027e-08  
a 2.320119462246116 6.3517e-09 au
q 2.029987190652763 7.0093e-08 au
i 9.839974872241024 2.7204e-06 deg
node 114.0858884105094 2.0788e-05 deg
peri 241.9016687231957 2.4532e-05 deg
M 45.03613019898585 1.2839e-05 deg
tp 2459039.018597444766
4.6121e-05 TDB
period 1290.814833846297
n .278893603141585 1.1453e-09 deg/d
Q 2.610251733839468 7.146e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2186  
   data-arc span      25605 days (70.10 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-02-04  
   last obs. used      2021-03-13  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4775  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 01:00:49  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.04272 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.80925 au 
 T_jup = 3.548 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.57   n/a E2021B10  
rotation period rot_per 7.183 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

15522 Trueblood           Discovered 1999 Dec. 14 by C. W. Juels at Fountain Hills.
Mark Trueblood (b. 1948) managed the Hubble Space Telescope control center at Ford Aerospace Corporation and now manages the U.S. Gemini instrument program at the National Optical Astronomy Observatory. He built and operates Winer Observatory in Sonoita, Arizona, as a service to the astronomical community.
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Reference: 20010509/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-05-11

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
2053-Aug-15 06:36 < 00:01 Amphi 0.0336328244581835 0.0336308222341997 0.0336348270952782 4.56423963190283 4.56423959445374 2471129.774825812 0.723167978728787 214.449667917429 20.3909009960865 -62.7611585504366 219556.594419124 T 29 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-13 01:01:11 2021-Apr-13 01:01

Alternate Designations
 1999 XX136 = 1998 KK61 
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