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487783 (2015 RC228)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2487783
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06117072690367078 4.8615e-07  
a 2.565805655314724 7.0682e-08 au
q 2.408853458285573 1.3041e-06 au
i 7.091502955892508 1.6897e-05 deg
node 181.1476475769382 5.4223e-05 deg
peri 211.9192280982932 0.00034375 deg
M 35.890431617507 0.00031903 deg
tp 2458850.838448083069
(2020-Jan-02.33844808)
0.0013253 TDB
period 1501.18447346323
4.11
6.2031e-05
1.698e-07
d
yr
n .2398106337787258 9.9094e-09 deg/d
Q 2.722757852343876 7.5006e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      70  
   data-arc span      4398 days (12.04 yr)  
   first obs. used      2007-10-12  
   last obs. used      2019-10-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .69614  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-08 18:48:11  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.41648 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.52943 au 
 T_jup = 3.419 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 18.0   n/a MPO495391  

487783 (2015 RC228)          Discovered 2007-Oct-12 by Mt. Lemmon Survey at Mount Lemmon
Reference: Last Updated: 2017-03-14
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