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15972 (1998 FM27)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015972
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1214316312790774 3.3836e-08  
a 3.04975101315291 1.5079e-08 au
q 2.679414772630734 1.0312e-07 au
i 3.131306700477706 4.1332e-06 deg
node 236.4933153357841 7.4528e-05 deg
peri 201.9047658984898 7.6717e-05 deg
M 139.060657589841 1.8072e-05 deg
tp 2458249.055722965982
(2018-May-10.55572297)
9.653e-05 TDB
period 1945.33769953932
5.33
1.4427e-05
3.95e-08
d
yr
n .1850578437282393 1.3725e-09 deg/d
Q 3.420087253675088 1.691e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1771  
   data-arc span      14300 days (39.15 yr)  
   first obs. used      1980-11-30  
   last obs. used      2020-01-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53699  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 21:31:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.6952 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.82127 au 
 T_jup = 3.224 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.3   n/a MPO473981  

15972 (1998 FM27)          Discovered 1998-Mar-20 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20000726/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1998 FM27 = 1980 WR1 = 1980 XD2 = 1993 FL23 
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