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259596 (2003 UZ259)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2259596
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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 .2763000008034793 4.5751e-08  
a 2.308225889310686 1.3381e-08 au
q 1.670463074239532 1.0882e-07 au
i 1.940922088805879 4.9621e-06 deg
node 290.942001003164 0.00020277 deg
peri 48.06817453261271 0.00020323 deg
M 300.7323489455121 1.3313e-05 deg
tp 2459211.377916996878
(2020-Dec-27.87791700)
4.7459e-05 TDB
period 1280.901955251822
3.51
1.1138e-05
3.049e-08
d
yr
n .2810519560251782 2.4439e-09 deg/d
Q 2.94598870438184 1.7078e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      281  
   data-arc span      6704 days (18.35 yr)  
   first obs. used      2002-04-09  
   last obs. used      2020-08-16  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5478  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-11 23:08:55  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .662355 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.45874 au 
 T_jup = 3.534 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 17.3   n/a MPO437205  

259596 (2003 UZ259)          Discovered 2003-Oct-25 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20110119/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2011-01-25

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