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17033 Rusty (1999 FR9)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017033
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06245422190346033 3.0617e-08  
a 2.318565292366999 7.3479e-09 au
q 2.173761101099849 7.0594e-08 au
i 2.056445585476975 3.1697e-06 deg
node 40.55775503793846 9.8949e-05 deg
peri 259.8189847185365 0.00010266 deg
M 243.5041994748892 2.7305e-05 deg
tp 2459417.787323552358
(2021-Jul-22.28732355)
9.7996e-05 TDB
period 1289.518041008424
3.53
6.13e-06
1.678e-08
d
yr
n .2791740701188439 1.3271e-09 deg/d
Q 2.463369483634149 7.8068e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2014  
   data-arc span      10665 days (29.20 yr)  
   first obs. used      1990-11-24  
   last obs. used      2020-02-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48376  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 21:54:28  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.15928 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.64212 au 
 T_jup = 3.576 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.3   n/a MPO458982  
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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