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393417 (2001 QB179)
Classification: Mars-crossing Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2393417
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3214527740389549 1.2625e-07  
a 2.276713844096832 1.2559e-08 au
q 1.544857863219012 2.9455e-07 au
i 7.324316999889096 8.9117e-06 deg
node 17.13065657046326 5.5476e-05 deg
peri 322.3975833130832 5.6777e-05 deg
M 233.8452920919871 1.0104e-05 deg
tp 2459640.205665127506
(2022-Mar-01.70566513)
3.7184e-05 TDB
period 1254.761253629345
3.44
1.0382e-05
2.842e-08
d
yr
n .2869071697573662 2.3739e-09 deg/d
Q 3.008569824974651 1.6596e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      215  
   data-arc span      6736 days (18.44 yr)  
   first obs. used      2001-08-24  
   last obs. used      2020-02-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .60869  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-26 04:50:14  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .543323 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.41511 au 
 T_jup = 3.528 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 17.22   n/a E2021B25  

393417 (2001 QB179)          Discovered 2001-Aug-27 by NEAT at Palomar
Reference: Last Updated: 2014-05-15

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