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17179 Codina (1999 TC224)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017179
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 34 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .0676494427818199 3.934e-08  
a 3.059809595524297 1.7007e-08 au
q 2.852815181368613 1.2401e-07 au
i 9.028021384005486 4.4456e-06 deg
node 310.544828098829 2.5606e-05 deg
peri 79.84525937827246 4.6403e-05 deg
M 22.54208593581275 3.6036e-05 deg
tp 2459274.085847404843
(2021-Feb-28.58584740)
0.00019595 TDB
period 1954.969698001362
5.35
1.6299e-05
4.462e-08
d
yr
n .1841460767233586 1.5353e-09 deg/d
Q 3.266804009679982 1.8157e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1822  
   data-arc span      17833 days (48.82 yr)  
   first obs. used      1972-10-06  
   last obs. used      2021-08-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .43534  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-25 21:45:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.87438 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.0683 au 
 T_jup = 3.212 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.34   n/a MPO636322  

17179 Codina           Discovered 1999 Oct. 4 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Sayd Jose Codina Landaberry (b. 1926) directed the Observatorio Nacional in Rio de Janeiro from 1991 to 1999. Codina is well known in the field of astrophysical observation and instrumentation. Born in Uruguay, since the 1970s he has helped train generations of new astronomers.
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Reference: 20050721/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-07-21

Alternate Designations
 1999 TC224 = 1972 TB6 = 1993 PQ4 
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