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72642 (2001 FC40)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2072642
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .02867795556519913 4.8257e-08  
a 2.800455497174533 1.6322e-08 au
q 2.720144158864244 1.3934e-07 au
i 2.322517282342374 4.8596e-06 deg
node 339.321017205235 0.00010067 deg
peri 41.67094696156461 0.00012306 deg
M 277.6173986096926 7.3054e-05 deg
tp 2459788.218823060189
(2022-Jul-27.71882306)
0.00034868 TDB
period 1711.754350090955
4.69
1.4965e-05
4.097e-08
d
yr
n .2103105506820363 1.8386e-09 deg/d
Q 2.880766835484822 1.679e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      758  
   data-arc span      9271 days (25.38 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-02-15  
   last obs. used      2021-07-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55299  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-08 22:50:04  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.72096 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.23669 au 
 T_jup = 3.323 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.11   n/a E2021B10  

72642 (2001 FC40)          Discovered 2001-Mar-18 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20031109/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 2001 FC40 = 2000 AF20 
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