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17216 Scottstuart (2000 AK243)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017216
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 25 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1343915304847052 3.7504e-08  
a 3.174498499833871 2.2303e-08 au
q 2.747872787919797 1.2067e-07 au
i 10.69753786403967 5.2716e-06 deg
node 198.9639157173343 2.2026e-05 deg
peri 285.5175165216609 2.8888e-05 deg
M 223.2238578378239 1.88e-05 deg
tp 2459785.408379345429
(2022-Jul-24.90837935)
0.00011002 TDB
period 2065.908659927793
5.66
2.1771e-05
5.961e-08
d
yr
n .1742574620954359 1.8364e-09 deg/d
Q 3.601124211747946 2.53e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1302  
   data-arc span      13601 days (37.24 yr)  
   first obs. used      1983-03-07  
   last obs. used      2020-06-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51226  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jun-23 18:07:30  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.78724 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.59443 au 
 T_jup = 3.160 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5   n/a MPO435859  
diameter diameter 13.726 km 6.139 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.041   0.039 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

17216 Scottstuart           Discovered 2000 Jan. 7 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Joseph Scott Stuart (b. 1971) derived a bias-corrected diameter distribution of the near-earth-asteroid population through a combination of discovery statistics and spectroscopic and albedo properties. He has also developed moving-object detection software for LINEAR.
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Reference: 20050721/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-07-21

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