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17033 Rusty (1999 FR9)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017033
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06253626980711112 2.1276e-08  
a 2.318347993471192 6.8646e-09 au
q 2.173367157844703 4.9138e-08 au
i 2.056528468792745 9.047e-07 deg
node 40.55668890549912 3.4913e-05 deg
peri 259.9100337598247 2.9957e-05 deg
M 299.2611985619097 1.1167e-05 deg
tp 2459418.035471096656
(2021-Jul-22.53547110)
4.0476e-05 TDB
period 1289.336762343235
3.53
5.7266e-06
1.568e-08
d
yr
n .2792133215419512 1.2401e-09 deg/d
Q 2.463328829097681 7.2939e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2254  
   data-arc span      10793 days (29.55 yr)  
   first obs. used      1990-11-24  
   last obs. used      2020-06-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47453  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 01:51:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.15691 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.64142 au 
 T_jup = 3.576 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.35   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 2.484 km 0.285 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.656   0.173 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

17033 Rusty           Discovered 1999 Mar. 22 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Russell L. ("Rusty") Schweickart (b. 1935) piloted the Apollo 9 lunar module. He is founder and past president of the Association of Space Explorers. Schweikart is a cofounder of the B612 Foundation, which hopes to deflect a minor planet in a controlled manner. The name was suggested by C. R. Chapman.
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Reference: 20041126/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-12-06

Alternate Designations
 1999 FR9 = 1992 FQ3 = 1997 WL30 
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