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66539 (1999 RX117)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2066539
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2431258585223298 2.7975e-08  
a 2.570757516829835 1.145e-08 au
q 1.945739888497849 6.851e-08 au
i 7.397930623860805 4.4516e-06 deg
node 263.509530934608 3.0412e-05 deg
peri 61.62212077502795 3.2673e-05 deg
M 61.53827850014311 1.2192e-05 deg
tp 2458943.144804313512
(2020-Apr-03.64480431)
5.0504e-05 TDB
period 1505.532372780306
4.12
1.0058e-05
2.754e-08
d
yr
n .2391180731206586 1.5976e-09 deg/d
Q 3.195775145161821 1.4234e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1165  
   data-arc span      8351 days (22.86 yr)  
   first obs. used      1998-03-31  
   last obs. used      2021-02-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46874  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 12:23:04  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .944602 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.18857 au 
 T_jup = 3.376 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.06   n/a MPCxxxxx  
rotation period rot_per 18.5202 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Pal, A.; Szakats, R.; Kiss, C.; Bodi, A.; et al. (2019) Ap. J. Supl. Ser. 247, id.26.]

66539 (1999 RX117)          Discovered 1999-Sep-09 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20030910/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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