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72593 (2001 FA6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2072593
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 25 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09777001177727994 5.0982e-08  
a 2.648285781109848 1.7349e-08 au
q 2.389362849101135 1.2853e-07 au
i 13.79335948858893 7.5781e-06 deg
node 357.854360900954 1.8457e-05 deg
peri 257.2905185984304 4.6979e-05 deg
M 167.437237191294 4.5869e-05 deg
tp 2458664.358122612358
(2019-Jun-29.85812261)
0.00020011 TDB
period 1574.148500541883
4.31
1.5468e-05
4.235e-08
d
yr
n .2286950690332418 2.2473e-09 deg/d
Q 2.907208713118561 1.9045e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      896  
   data-arc span      8704 days (23.83 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-03-08  
   last obs. used      2021-01-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52275  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 13:02:56  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.42175 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.21319 au 
 T_jup = 3.344 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.05   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 2.857 km 0.489 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.260   0.109 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

72593 (2001 FA6)          Discovered 2001-Mar-19 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20031109/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 2001 FA6 = 1997 EZ51 
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