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(2012 QF42)
Classification: Amor [NEO]          SPK-ID: 3608091
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 35 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .5454718141371243 4.2728e-08  
a 2.320153919061539 1.613e-08 au
q 1.054575351753683 9.8558e-08 au
i 4.979111288794385 6.6834e-06 deg
node 152.941424493706 3.5729e-05 deg
peri 237.8604506262892 4.368e-05 deg
M 304.7681774956108 1.3025e-05 deg
tp 2458798.543455583911
(2019-Nov-11.04345558)
4.8451e-05 TDB
period 1290.843589391648
3.53
1.3461e-05
3.685e-08
d
yr
n .2788873903535142 2.9082e-09 deg/d
Q 3.585732486369396 2.4928e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      170  
   data-arc span      2548 days (6.98 yr)  
   first obs. used      2012-08-08  
   last obs. used      2019-07-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .34711  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Aug-09 07:02:25  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0910513 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.8746 au 
 T_jup = 3.358 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 21.6   n/a MPO252114  

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