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17794 Kowalinski (1998 FC60)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017794
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 34 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08407673463768792 3.6301e-08  
a 2.832802876979582 1.1152e-08 au
q 2.594630061210891 1.0194e-07 au
i 2.764544983023435 3.7513e-06 deg
node 135.6713692899936 7.1559e-05 deg
peri 248.5722894594254 7.4786e-05 deg
M 119.0751887503094 2.055e-05 deg
tp 2458820.474463721330
(2019-Dec-02.97446372)
9.9656e-05 TDB
period 1741.497916036538
4.77
1.0284e-05
2.816e-08
d
yr
n .2067185936227368 1.2207e-09 deg/d
Q 3.070975692748273 1.209e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1666  
   data-arc span      10709 days (29.32 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-12-29  
   last obs. used      2021-04-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54216  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-08 17:55:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.5988 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.32981 au 
 T_jup = 3.306 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.36   n/a MPCxxxxx  

17794 Kowalinski           Discovered 1998 Mar. 20 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Blair Elisabeth Kowalinski (b. 1986) was awarded first place in the 2003 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for her environmental science team project. She also received the MILSET Expo-Sciences International Award. She attends the Hamilton High School, Chandler, Arizona, U.S.A.
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Reference: 20040614/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-12-11

Alternate Designations
 1998 FC60 = 2000 RF56 
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