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48315 (2002 NX15)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2048315
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2159017140174549 5.6869e-08  
a 2.697020508863122 1.8405e-08 au
q 2.114729158259345 1.5895e-07 au
i 10.83178385148272 6.304e-06 deg
node 117.7105616774049 3.2372e-05 deg
peri 195.3256155186362 3.5465e-05 deg
M 281.6179639785743 1.7843e-05 deg
tp 2458952.740135804209
(2020-Apr-13.24013580)
8.2564e-05 TDB
period 1617.799885357057
4.43
1.656e-05
4.534e-08
d
yr
n .2225244316422647 2.2778e-09 deg/d
Q 3.279311859466898 2.2378e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      334  
   data-arc span      9433 days (25.83 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-07-13  
   last obs. used      2019-05-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .60734  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 04:37:30  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.10157 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.00887 au 
 T_jup = 3.310 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.6   n/a MPO250657  

48315 (2002 NX15)          Discovered 2002-Jul-05 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20020921/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 2002 NX15 = 1993 NM2 
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