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21228 (1995 SC)
Classification: Mars-crossing Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2021228
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .401066958834465 6.1066e-08  
a 2.757368841411857 8.8105e-09 au
q 1.651479305801891 1.6687e-07 au
i 28.32169541985494 9.5873e-06 deg
node 317.2872618448841 1.2918e-05 deg
peri 75.70247253410585 1.6729e-05 deg
M 214.0068966827599 7.3369e-06 deg
tp 2460074.719952254566
(2023-May-10.21995225)
3.5305e-05 TDB
period 1672.402170129165
4.58
8.0156e-06
2.195e-08
d
yr
n .2152592279715806 1.0317e-09 deg/d
Q 3.863258377021822 1.2344e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      703  
   data-arc span      23861 days (65.33 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-12-30  
   last obs. used      2020-04-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50162  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-25 14:58:53  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .844429 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.45976 au 
 T_jup = 3.061 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.13   n/a E2021B10  

21228 (1995 SC)          Discovered 1995-Sep-20 by Spahr, T. B. at Catalina Station
Reference: 20010208/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19
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