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180993 (2005 NQ20)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2180993
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2203099537821437 5.3139e-08  
a 2.469300157251246 1.6151e-08 au
q 1.925288753732984 1.3193e-07 au
i 4.660605045848338 8.168e-06 deg
node 334.2673285242496 4.988e-05 deg
peri 319.4288879319001 5.2855e-05 deg
M 341.8264017859722 1.7637e-05 deg
tp 2459272.048029032330
(2021-Feb-26.54802903)
6.9729e-05 TDB
period 1417.291729920458
3.88
1.3905e-05
3.807e-08
d
yr
n .2540055744347031 2.492e-09 deg/d
Q 3.013311560769509 1.9709e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      327  
   data-arc span      8892 days (24.34 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-01-12  
   last obs. used      2020-05-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53742  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 21:28:47  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .910243 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.20567 au 
 T_jup = 3.447 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.31   n/a E2021B55  

180993 (2005 NQ20)          Discovered 2005-Jul-02 by Broughton, J. at Reedy Creek
Reference: 20080321/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2008-03-26

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Alternate Designations
 2005 NQ20 = 1978 NB5 
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