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344486 (2002 QU16)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2344486
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1944776047434919 6.282e-08  
a 2.791444100173371 2.4256e-08 au
q 2.248570737796301 1.8267e-07 au
i 7.021947229876204 1.1125e-05 deg
node 213.9034368641385 5.5756e-05 deg
peri 85.73161335617704 6.4318e-05 deg
M 315.0842320581941 2.8247e-05 deg
tp 2459213.038767841312
(2020-Dec-29.53876784)
0.00013401 TDB
period 1703.498791827535
4.66
2.2203e-05
6.079e-08
d
yr
n .2113297653788104 2.7544e-09 deg/d
Q 3.33431746255044 2.8973e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      154  
   data-arc span      6469 days (17.71 yr)  
   first obs. used      2002-08-11  
   last obs. used      2020-04-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55383  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-21 22:26:25  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.24661 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.94298 au 
 T_jup = 3.290 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.6   n/a MPO434166  

344486 (2002 QU16)          Discovered 2002-Aug-27 by NEAT at Palomar
Reference: 20121128/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2012-12-03

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Alternate Designations
 2002 QU16 = 2006 KA10 
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