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160228 (2002 GQ112)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2160228
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3030805239608306 6.3437e-08  
a 3.149960009976437 2.8946e-08 au
q 2.195268479697115 1.8677e-07 au
i 9.399694192196957 6.0194e-06 deg
node 63.08119602286561 3.014e-05 deg
peri 93.94136218112099 3.1324e-05 deg
M 150.2509679263385 1.202e-05 deg
tp 2458348.242631125295
(2018-Aug-17.74263113)
6.1764e-05 TDB
period 2042.001173299001
5.59
2.8147e-05
7.706e-08
d
yr
n .1762976460088874 2.4301e-09 deg/d
Q 4.104651540255759 3.7719e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      296  
   data-arc span      7212 days (19.75 yr)  
   first obs. used      2000-11-24  
   last obs. used      2020-08-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51903  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 20:00:27  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.22839 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.09274 au 
 T_jup = 3.115 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.93   n/a E2021B55  
rotation period rot_per 8.564 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on fragmentary lightcurve(s), may be completely wrong.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

160228 (2002 GQ112)          Discovered 2002-Apr-10 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20070730/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2007-08-06

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Alternate Designations
 2002 GQ112 = 2007 AJ6 
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