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163818 (2003 RX7)
Classification: Apollo [NEO, PHA]          SPK-ID: 2163818
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 143 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3544892171277539 3.2546e-08  
a 1.229103376268013 2.0597e-09 au
q .7933994826456859 3.9696e-08 au
i 10.3893872149374 3.9628e-06 deg
node 241.0527108952907 1.7405e-05 deg
peri 245.8396921355317 1.8407e-05 deg
M 136.1651158540502 1.094e-05 deg
tp 2459012.245917346295
(2020-Jun-11.74591735)
1.5038e-05 TDB
period 497.715360724072
1.36
1.2511e-06
3.425e-09
d
yr
n .723304981940431 1.8182e-09 deg/d
Q 1.66480726989034 2.7899e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      667  
   data-arc span      5831 days (15.96 yr)  
   first obs. used      2003-09-06  
   last obs. used      2019-08-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48762  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 20:16:16  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0269005 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 3.44359 au 
 T_jup = 5.127 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457511.5 (2016-May-03.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 143 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3544591189183048 3.2546e-08  
q .7935140024051164 3.9674e-08 au
tp 2457519.061692000175
(2016-May-10.56169200)
1.4734e-05 TDB
node 241.0811561056211 1.7403e-05 deg
peri 245.8425445347197 1.8402e-05 deg
i 10.38960260844906 3.963e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      667  
   data-arc span      5831 days (15.96 yr)  
   first obs. used      2003-09-06  
   last obs. used      2019-08-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48762  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 20:16:16  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 3.44359 au 
 T_jup = 5.127 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 1.059221801547076E-15 -1.290512596517281E-15 -3.325107845908301E-14 -9.699479785982593E-15 -1.736178580726061E-14 1.310413818750984E-14
q -1.290512596517281E-15 1.574022264757458E-15 4.071225628062422E-14 1.331716599340153E-14 1.964050414257367E-14 -1.5863156064901E-14
tp -3.325107845908301E-14 4.071225628062422E-14 2.170812419746412E-10 1.05334383666597E-11 9.990916234213983E-11 3.783362655412049E-12
node -9.699479785982593E-15 1.331716599340153E-14 1.05334383666597E-11 3.028482848897645E-10 -2.885874550519824E-10 -3.233055050190003E-12
peri -1.736178580726061E-14 1.964050414257367E-14 9.990916234213983E-11 -2.885874550519824E-10 3.386436873774531E-10 4.645426162891625E-12
i 1.310413818750984E-14 -1.5863156064901E-14 3.783362655412049E-12 -3.233055050190003E-12 4.645426162891625E-12 1.570553534879557E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 18.47   n/a MPCxxxxx  
diameter diameter 0.386 km 0.018 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[neos] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2015ApJ...814..117N)  
rotation period rot_per 5.649 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Warner, B.D. (2015) Minor Planet Bull. 42, 115-127.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.516   0.063 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[neos] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2015ApJ...814..117N)  

163818 (2003 RX7)          Discovered 2003-Sep-06 by LONEOS at Anderson Mesa
Reference: 20070926/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2007-09-30

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