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16596 Stephenstrauss (1992 UN7)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2016596
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 31 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1543632365358182 3.4893e-08  
a 2.38937921978893 6.9543e-09 au
q 2.020546910110883 8.2113e-08 au
i 2.148727809873584 3.7663e-06 deg
node 195.2922439827851 7.1836e-05 deg
peri 346.45067947 7.2428e-05 deg
M 133.1950612025793 8.6167e-06 deg
tp 2458897.372301291923
(2020-Feb-17.87230129)
3.2307e-05 TDB
period 1349.043800217331
3.69
5.8896e-06
1.612e-08
d
yr
n .2668556795131515 1.165e-09 deg/d
Q 2.758211529466977 8.0277e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2014  
   data-arc span      16476 days (45.11 yr)  
   first obs. used      1976-06-29  
   last obs. used      2021-08-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47686  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-24 21:43:36  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.0241 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.2001 au 
 T_jup = 3.516 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.76   n/a E2021B10  

16596 Stevenstrauss           Discovered 1992 Oct. 18 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak.
Steven Strauss (b. 1943) graduated from the University of Colorado and moved to Canada in 1968, where he has been a science writer at the Toronto Globe & Mail. Strauss received the first Connaught medal for medical reporting in 1995. The name was suggested by P. Jedicke and R. Jedicke.
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Reference: 20050523/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-07-21

Alternate Designations
 1992 UN7 = 1989 YP7 = 1998 KX23 = 1999 RR191 
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