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30037 Rahulmehta (2000 DU78)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2030037
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09082980671704188 3.9222e-08  
a 2.303254086866398 7.3508e-09 au
q 2.094049963336086 9.1612e-08 au
i 4.52234263171346 4.7488e-06 deg
node .8358745668957568 3.8823e-05 deg
peri 241.0940350320611 4.8218e-05 deg
M 278.1950382557159 3.1056e-05 deg
tp 2459490.627133842495
(2021-Oct-03.12713384)
0.00011051 TDB
period 1276.7656870226
3.50
6.1122e-06
1.673e-08
d
yr
n .2819624647334587 1.3498e-09 deg/d
Q 2.51245821039671 8.0185e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1237  
   data-arc span      9696 days (26.55 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-09-05  
   last obs. used      2021-03-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50887  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-04 04:27:10  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.08464 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.49476 au 
 T_jup = 3.580 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.45   n/a MPCxxxxx  

30037 Rahulmehta           Discovered 2000 Feb. 29 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Rahul Siddharth Mehta (b. 1995) is a finalist in the 2014 Intel Science Talent Search, a science competition for high school seniors, for his computer science project. He attends the University of Chicago Laboratory High School, Chicago, Illinois.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2014-04-15Last Updated: 2014-04-17

Alternate Designations
 2000 DU78 = 1994 RZ21 
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