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17579 Lewkopelew (1994 TQ16)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017579
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 19 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .14052612954999 6.0086e-08  
a 2.348898651009384 7.7927e-09 au
q 2.018817014877843 1.4316e-07 au
i 7.064776769464668 6.8081e-06 deg
node 32.9946343008984 3.5494e-05 deg
peri 302.2728095896105 4.0169e-05 deg
M 80.77878455052455 1.6849e-05 deg
tp 2458705.454049702336
(2019-Aug-09.95404970)
6.1901e-05 TDB
period 1314.906416309396
3.60
6.5435e-06
1.792e-08
d
yr
n .2737837427323742 1.3625e-09 deg/d
Q 2.678980287140926 8.8878e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      976  
   data-arc span      24902 days (68.18 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-11-30  
   last obs. used      2020-02-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55915  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 22:07:38  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.02025 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.69963 au 
 T_jup = 3.536 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.4   n/a MPO502303  

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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