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173000 (2006 MT3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2173000
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 21 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1475486787804708 4.0904e-08  
a 2.255216109836826 1.2641e-08 au
q 1.922461952465969 8.9799e-08 au
i 8.32125614749194 5.0278e-06 deg
node 84.11953547480394 2.847e-05 deg
peri 279.3547975678787 3.3487e-05 deg
M 312.4874871787404 1.8918e-05 deg
tp 2459163.762398967996
(2020-Nov-10.26239897)
6.5445e-05 TDB
period 1237.031260577315
3.39
1.0401e-05
2.848e-08
d
yr
n .2910193230137048 2.4469e-09 deg/d
Q 2.587970267207683 1.4507e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      455  
   data-arc span      7827 days (21.43 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-11-23  
   last obs. used      2019-04-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55346  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-14 07:29:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .941589 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.89985 au 
 T_jup = 3.596 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.3   n/a MPO436859  

173000 (2006 MT3)          Discovered 2006-Jun-16 by NEAT at Palomar
Reference: 20071224/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2007-12-22

Alternate Designations
 2006 MT3 = 1997 WY22 
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