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226149 (2002 RM259)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2226149
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1092491737952973 5.2271e-08  
a 2.240363330229957 1.3861e-08 au
q 1.995605487401053 1.2236e-07 au
i 7.706471027596375 6.1174e-06 deg
node 3.67175633297189 3.7661e-05 deg
peri 66.81460330165537 5.4989e-05 deg
M 30.95786086042039 3.371e-05 deg
tp 2458895.171826407971
(2020-Feb-15.67182641)
0.00011506 TDB
period 1224.830832598286
3.35
1.1367e-05
3.112e-08
d
yr
n .2939181398922793 2.7277e-09 deg/d
Q 2.485121173058861 1.5376e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      342  
   data-arc span      7354 days (20.13 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-12-07  
   last obs. used      2020-01-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53996  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-25 05:50:56  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.02353 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.75255 au 
 T_jup = 3.615 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 17.3   n/a MPO396674  

226149 (2002 RM259)          Discovered 2002-Sep-15 by NEAT at Palomar
Reference: 20091202/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2009-12-04

Alternate Designations
 2002 RM259 = 2004 FR40 
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