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173247 (1999 RQ46)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2173247
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 16 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2409565780357629 7.107e-08  
a 2.343080498785088 1.0517e-08 au
q 1.778499839735505 1.6891e-07 au
i 8.969306419271343 7.1213e-06 deg
node 323.5996740161648 2.3299e-05 deg
peri 4.619355842500173 2.4582e-05 deg
M 169.0914554812867 7.0052e-06 deg
tp 2457985.183724357873
(2017-Aug-19.68372436)
2.5044e-05 TDB
period 1310.023966620126
3.59
8.8202e-06
2.415e-08
d
yr
n .2748041327280473 1.8502e-09 deg/d
Q 2.907661157834672 1.3051e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      683  
   data-arc span      7180 days (19.66 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-07-14  
   last obs. used      2019-03-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53544  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 04:15:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .766334 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.4453 au 
 T_jup = 3.507 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.8   n/a MPO376220  
diameter diameter 1.933 km 0.095 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.150 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on fragmentary lightcurve(s), may be completely wrong.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.327   0.041 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

173247 (1999 RQ46)          Discovered 1999-Sep-07 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20080122/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2008-01-28

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