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20567 McQuarrie (1999 RS129)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020567
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1893955370698533 4.1834e-08  
a 2.293505570313743 6.8336e-09 au
q 1.859125851051471 9.5802e-08 au
i 7.138186034869999 5.0632e-06 deg
node 345.8869923755204 2.5469e-05 deg
peri 328.964032591634 2.7467e-05 deg
M 2.685915726271923 1.1304e-05 deg
tp 2458991.034621022830
(2020-May-21.53462102)
3.9817e-05 TDB
period 1268.668409232157
3.47
5.6701e-06
1.552e-08
d
yr
n .2837620905354495 1.2682e-09 deg/d
Q 2.727885289576014 8.1279e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1612  
   data-arc span      15920 days (43.59 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-02-19  
   last obs. used      2020-09-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49447  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Oct-22 16:53:39  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .850026 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.57833 au 
 T_jup = 3.562 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456477.5 (2013-Jul-04.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1893528982787074 4.1696e-08  
q 1.858951722711539 9.5468e-08 au
tp 2456452.251965650712
(2013-Jun-08.75196565)
3.6551e-05 TDB
node 345.9683542378356 2.551e-05 deg
peri 328.5657364802395 2.7497e-05 deg
i 7.133703946801508 5.0586e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1612  
   data-arc span      15920 days (43.59 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-02-19  
   last obs. used      2020-09-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49447  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Oct-22 16:53:39  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.57833 au 
 T_jup = 3.562 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 1.738517986847298E-15 -3.974044452442829E-15 6.894612077445076E-13 2.573874669151266E-15 1.778797614535604E-13 1.324875310342803E-15
q -3.974044452442829E-15 9.114188879089771E-15 -1.549037662097698E-12 -6.264590938312959E-15 -3.995715077154693E-13 -2.79859599182843E-15
tp 6.894612077445076E-13 -1.549037662097698E-12 1.335968093144317E-9 -4.429492296824146E-12 3.806847450023907E-10 1.302955194789368E-12
node 2.573874669151266E-15 -6.264590938312959E-15 -4.429492296824146E-12 6.50777715481566E-10 -6.464693354852201E-10 -3.964400146519047E-12
peri 1.778797614535604E-13 -3.995715077154693E-13 3.806847450023907E-10 -6.464693354852201E-10 7.561034626611488E-10 4.219528252657713E-12
i 1.324875310342803E-15 -2.79859599182843E-15 1.302955194789368E-12 -3.964400146519047E-12 4.219528252657713E-12 2.55894374083546E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.7   n/a MPO474036  

20567 McQuarrie           Discovered 1999 Sept. 9 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Kerry Ann McQuarrie mentored a finalist in the 2004 Discovery Channel Youth Science Challenge (DCYSC), a middle school science competition. She teaches at the Chapin School, Princeton, New Jersey.
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Reference: 20041028/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-10-29

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Alternate Designations
 1999 RS129 = 1977 DP5 = 1992 PU6 = 1998 FZ16 
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