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215462 (2002 QF63)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2215462
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1600471493493409 5.1111e-08  
a 2.265787307242088 1.4189e-08 au
q 1.903154507686073 1.1947e-07 au
i 4.781575362470608 5.2895e-06 deg
node 164.1218631287396 6.5494e-05 deg
peri 241.5107136609079 6.7353e-05 deg
M 262.3675166770605 1.5566e-05 deg
tp 2458938.346147822739
(2020-Mar-29.84614782)
5.4374e-05 TDB
period 1245.739215849788
3.41
1.1702e-05
3.204e-08
d
yr
n .2889850423103394 2.7146e-09 deg/d
Q 2.628420106798104 1.646e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      232  
   data-arc span      6286 days (17.21 yr)  
   first obs. used      2002-08-16  
   last obs. used      2019-11-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .6061  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 23:58:52  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .917071 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.75936 au 
 T_jup = 3.595 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 17.3   n/a MPO440135  

215462 (2002 QF63)          Discovered 2002-Aug-17 by NEAT at Palomar
Reference: 20090607/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2009-06-08
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