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162421 (2000 ET70)
Classification: Aten [NEO, PHA]          SPK-ID: 2162421
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 91 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1237345059505989 8.2415e-08  
a .9466680826042216 1.1164e-09 au
q .8295325751039876 7.7684e-08 au
i 22.3234454705085 1.3474e-06 deg
node 331.1437838809103 1.2638e-06 deg
peri 46.1016400018278 1.4435e-05 deg
M 119.4220464516858 2.9442e-05 deg
tp 2458888.896699713208
(2020-Feb-09.39669971)
2.7421e-05 TDB
period 336.4302429660634
0.92
5.9512e-07
1.629e-09
d
yr
n 1.070058377707482 1.8928e-09 deg/d
Q 1.063803590104456 1.2545e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      356  
   # delay obs. used      18  
   # Doppler obs. used      0  
   data-arc span      13575 days (37.17 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-02-18  
   last obs. used      2014-04-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .32152  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2017-Apr-06 09:26:30  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0300114 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 4.14067 au 
 T_jup = 6.280 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 18.0   n/a MPO294169  
rotation period rot_per 8.947 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Alvarez, E.M.; Magnetta, B.J.; Rastede, F.W. (2012) Minor Planet Bull. 39, 170.]
[Naidu, S.; Margot, J.L.; Taylor, P.A.; Nolan, M.C.; et al. (2012) Bull. Amer. Astron. Soc. 44, 302.06.]
[Naidu, S.P.; Margot, J.-L.; Busch, M.W.; Taylor, P.A.; et al. (2013) Icarus 226, 323-335.]
[Marshall, S.E.; Howell, E.S.; Magri, C.; Vervack Jr., R.J.; et al. (2017) Icarus 292, 22-35.]

162421 (2000 ET70)          Discovered 2000-Mar-08 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20070926/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2007-09-30

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