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17061 Tegler (1999 GQ8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017061
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 25 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1585510396785581 4.9862e-08  
a 2.544324336382041 1.1985e-08 au
q 2.140919067569211 1.3136e-07 au
i 4.218996588817324 4.5448e-06 deg
node 122.4327214687438 0.00010051 deg
peri 2.044866056489986 0.0001054 deg
M 237.329857398983 2.9901e-05 deg
tp 2459901.618766702145
(2022-Nov-18.11876670)
0.0001219 TDB
period 1482.371766732297
4.06
1.0474e-05
2.868e-08
d
yr
n .2428540586640927 1.7159e-09 deg/d
Q 2.947729605194871 1.3885e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1365  
   data-arc span      21788 days (59.65 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-26  
   last obs. used      2020-05-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54666  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 01:52:33  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.15697 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.11601 au 
 T_jup = 3.422 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.68   n/a MPCxxxxx  

17061 Tegler           Discovered 1999 Apr. 10 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Stephen C. Tegler (b. 1962), of Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, is a planetary astronomer who has studied the chemical composition of comets and the physical properties of Kuiper Belt Objects. His KBO colorimetry implies a correlation with dynamical class.
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Reference: 20050721/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-07-21

Alternate Designations
 1999 GQ8 = 1989 WF7 = 6828 P-L 
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