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15569 Feinberg (2000 GC60)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015569
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 29 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1841179970974428 3.675e-08  
a 2.244123497563887 7.5255e-09 au
q 1.830939973953116 8.4307e-08 au
i 1.760300859734146 4.3989e-06 deg
node 101.421306963049 0.00011502 deg
peri 241.5866972146298 0.00011556 deg
M 236.5465595828545 1.2917e-05 deg
tp 2459421.584497827327
4.5188e-05 TDB
period 1227.915712236276
n .2931797324625559 1.4747e-09 deg/d
Q 2.657307021174658 8.911e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1296  
   data-arc span      10251 days (28.07 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-12-14  
   last obs. used      2020-01-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55152  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jan-28 23:51:10  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .823765 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.73937 au 
 T_jup = 3.609 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.4   n/a MPO400160  
diameter diameter 2.378 km 0.501 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
geometric albedo albedo 0.260   0.179 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

15569 Feinberg           Discovered 2000 Apr. 5 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Named in honor of Rebecca M. Feinberg for achievement as a finalist in the 2001 Discovery Young Scientist Challenge (DYSC), a middle school science competition. Rebecca is a student at the Manhattan Beach Middle School, Manhattan Beach, California.
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Reference: 20011002/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
1982-Apr-03 01:49 < 00:01 Eunom 0.0277055362912069 0.0277037788744427 0.0277072939107188 4.60114625043517 4.60114614031641 2445062.575652711 0.554095877204251 149.367631427362 19.0789680471878 54.7643379357951 178013.324263523 T 29 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Jan-28 23:51:37 2020-Jan-28 23:51

Alternate Designations
 2000 GC60 = 1994 RE12 
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