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17035 Velichko (1999 FC10)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017035
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1460748608004305 3.3257e-08  
a 2.443280958648988 9.733e-09 au
q 2.086379032717995 8.1145e-08 au
i 6.24154137054899 3.8527e-06 deg
node 179.710661520158 3.321e-05 deg
peri 174.7698083856393 3.5578e-05 deg
M 21.84101492409284 1.4431e-05 deg
tp 2458915.869119888810
5.573e-05 TDB
period 1394.949682783297
n .2580738247717322 1.5421e-09 deg/d
Q 2.800182884579982 1.1155e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1822  
   data-arc span      11002 days (30.12 yr)  
   first obs. used      1989-10-01  
   last obs. used      2019-11-15  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52161  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-14 00:16:12  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.08168 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.6408 au 
 T_jup = 3.477 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5   n/a MPO337403  
diameter diameter 4.758 km 0.314 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
rotation period rot_per 2.899 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2004) Observatoire de Geneve web site,]
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.283   0.080 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

17035 Velichko           Discovered 1999 Mar. 22 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Fedor P. Velichko (b. 1957) is a senior scientist at the Institute of Astronomy, Kharkiv National University, and director of Chuguev Observing Station. He is an expert on the photometry and polarimetry of minor planets and comets.
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Reference: 20050721/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-07-21

Alternate Designations
 1999 FC10 = 1989 TD2 = 1991 EX1 
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