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17579 Lewkopelew (1994 TQ16)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017579
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1406243992679467 5.1965e-08  
a 2.34914053604989 7.0201e-09 au
q 2.018794059371892 1.2269e-07 au
i 7.064646829477423 5.065e-06 deg
node 32.98001988162047 3.296e-05 deg
peri 302.3852684918657 3.5471e-05 deg
M 189.059129168134 1.2867e-05 deg
tp 2460020.961023674414
(2023-Mar-17.46102367)
4.7407e-05 TDB
period 1315.109531318017
3.60
5.8951e-06
1.614e-08
d
yr
n .2737414575949458 1.2271e-09 deg/d
Q 2.679487012727888 8.0073e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1139  
   data-arc span      25342 days (69.38 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-11-30  
   last obs. used      2021-04-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53571  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-08 17:52:16  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.01945 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.6987 au 
 T_jup = 3.535 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.38   n/a MPCxxxxx  

17579 Lewkopelew           Discovered 1994 Oct. 5 by F. Börngen at Tautenburg.
Lew Kopelew (b. 1912), a Russian scientist and author of autobiographic texts, biographies, prose and essays, was persecuted as a critic of the Soviet regime and expatriated. Living in Germany since 1981, he received the Peace Prize of the Association of the German Book Trade.
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Reference: 20021120/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1994 TQ16 = 1976 UN7 
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