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17697 Evanchen (1997 EQ41)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017697
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .02910938256218671 4.6879e-08  
a 3.000249128065994 1.7138e-08 au
q 2.912913728415253 1.4116e-07 au
i 10.33944524465577 5.1194e-06 deg
node 170.6449655257658 2.2822e-05 deg
peri 25.59079560103669 7.2076e-05 deg
M 129.2364738854073 6.8033e-05 deg
tp 2458319.076662093692
(2018-Jul-19.57666209)
0.00035903 TDB
period 1898.166935936267
5.20
1.6264e-05
4.453e-08
d
yr
n .1896566593719697 1.625e-09 deg/d
Q 3.087584527716734 1.7636e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1357  
   data-arc span      10045 days (27.50 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-02-27  
   last obs. used      2019-08-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50601  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Sep-24 01:24:40  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.91657 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.87275 au 
 T_jup = 3.228 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5   n/a MPO350943  
diameter diameter 6.823 km 0.372 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 1.13 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 lower-limit; Incomplete or inconclusive result.
Published Reference List:
[Erasmus, N.; McNeill, A.; Mommert, M.; Trilling, D.E.; et al. (2018) Ap. J. Suppl. Series 237, A19.]
[Erasmus, N.; McNeill, A.; Mommert, N.; Trilling, D.E.; et al. (2019) Ap. J. Suppl. Series 242, A15.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.115   0.032 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

17697 Evanchen           Discovered 1997 Mar. 10 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Evan Matthew Chen (b. 1993) is a finalist in the 2012 Intel Science Talent Search, a science competition for high-school seniors, for his bioengineering project. He attends the Wayzata High School, Plymouth, Minnesota.
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Reference: 20120506/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2012-05-09

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Alternate Designations
 1997 EQ41 = 1998 KH52 
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