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52015 (2002 NG17)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2052015
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 23 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2670195635297221 4.8008e-08  
a 2.339139488221528 1.4667e-08 au
q 1.714543483041478 1.1265e-07 au
i 25.10567760610823 5.7285e-06 deg
node 169.4495607616518 1.075e-05 deg
peri 230.9561081390628 1.4427e-05 deg
M 280.0282704566066 1.3992e-05 deg
tp 2459290.779653168938
(2021-Mar-17.27965317)
5.2653e-05 TDB
period 1306.720208972281
3.58
1.229e-05
3.365e-08
d
yr
n .2754989151680262 2.5912e-09 deg/d
Q 2.963735493401577 1.8583e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      828  
   data-arc span      8152 days (22.32 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-04-03  
   last obs. used      2019-07-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53461  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 10:19:34  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .789209 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.67647 au 
 T_jup = 3.395 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.7   n/a MPO337674  
diameter diameter 3.469 km 0.908 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.212   0.135 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

52015 (2002 NG17)          Discovered 2002-Jul-13 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20021120/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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