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23730 Suncar (1998 HX89)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2023730
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1368145742258312 3.6685e-08  
a 2.227947425936509 7.3973e-09 au
q 1.923131747459469 8.3948e-08 au
i 3.872793119940265 4.1134e-06 deg
node 16.06109769744003 5.7105e-05 deg
peri 44.96180067481443 5.9386e-05 deg
M 261.3266333081849 1.531e-05 deg
tp 2458933.430267723618
(2020-Mar-24.93026772)
5.1944e-05 TDB
period 1214.663088924928
3.33
6.0495e-06
1.656e-08
d
yr
n .2963784799936813 1.4761e-09 deg/d
Q 2.532763104413549 8.4094e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1053  
   data-arc span      10455 days (28.62 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-03-14  
   last obs. used      2019-10-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52444  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 04:38:51  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .937534 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.76492 au 
 T_jup = 3.629 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.5   n/a MPO279761  
diameter diameter 3.000 km 0.613 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2017AJ....154..168M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.124   0.044 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2017AJ....154..168M)  

23730 Suncar           Discovered 1998 Apr. 21 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team in Socorro.
Jonathan Kelvin Suncar (b. 1990) was awarded second place in the 2007 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for his environmental management team project. He attends the Uniondale High School, Uniondale, New York, U.S.A.
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Reference: 20070828/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-08-30

Alternate Designations
 1998 HX89 = 1994 AG16 
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