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66541 (1999 RP118)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2066541
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2042248635398627 3.1294e-08  
a 2.391682493276382 7.0376e-09 au
q 1.903241462456334 7.3724e-08 au
i 9.185040835564575 3.8118e-06 deg
node 172.7704296353964 1.7899e-05 deg
peri 238.9932442054916 1.9754e-05 deg
M 211.0463972966171 7.8325e-06 deg
tp 2459759.487665335022
(2022-Jun-28.98766534)
3.0199e-05 TDB
period 1350.994912968544
3.70
5.963e-06
1.633e-08
d
yr
n .2664702853758134 1.1761e-09 deg/d
Q 2.88012352409643 8.4748e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1342  
   data-arc span      7617 days (20.85 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-08-12  
   last obs. used      2020-06-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52645  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 12:23:05  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .930432 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.55328 au 
 T_jup = 3.486 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.98   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 5.547 km 0.086 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.82913 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.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.057   0.007 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

66541 (1999 RP118)          Discovered 1999-Sep-09 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20030910/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1999 RP118 = 2001 BE60 
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