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78850 (2003 QC62)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2078850
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1732548044983034 4.5236e-08  
a 2.661563316721298 1.3077e-08 au
q 2.200434684622893 1.2503e-07 au
i 13.70631576726548 4.7384e-06 deg
node 20.84723210351946 1.5251e-05 deg
peri 329.2825969027962 1.9173e-05 deg
M 4.853493419243057 1.0469e-05 deg
tp 2459179.117643086404
(2020-Nov-25.61764309)
4.6104e-05 TDB
period 1586.001633045415
4.34
1.1689e-05
3.2e-08
d
yr
n .2269858949065101 1.6729e-09 deg/d
Q 3.122691948819703 1.5343e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      913  
   data-arc span      15799 days (43.26 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-18  
   last obs. used      2021-01-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5123  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Feb-24 19:27:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.20565 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.3548 au 
 T_jup = 3.324 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457491.5 (2016-Apr-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1742663457360635 4.5267e-08  
q 2.197668118965654 1.2529e-07 au
tp 2457595.316038940539
(2016-Jul-25.81603894)
4.6082e-05 TDB
node 20.92682580622635 1.524e-05 deg
peri 329.7057820688715 1.9108e-05 deg
i 13.71416685584864 4.7401e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      913  
   data-arc span      15799 days (43.26 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-18  
   last obs. used      2021-01-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5123  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Feb-24 19:27:50  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.3548 au 
 T_jup = 3.324 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 2.049083084374091E-15 -5.653592342984471E-15 5.348393151143192E-13 -8.82262786923982E-15 1.771987118693963E-13 -7.038154483807728E-15
q -5.653592342984471E-15 1.569666401774488E-14 -1.501437210126615E-12 2.471135466863422E-14 -4.96699209962198E-13 2.012086415725623E-14
tp 5.348393151143192E-13 -1.501437210126615E-12 2.123595523818472E-9 -4.938920268302642E-12 5.402787493865369E-10 2.773725933768808E-13
node -8.82262786923982E-15 2.471135466863422E-14 -4.938920268302642E-12 2.322544785470896E-10 -2.265423320458758E-10 -7.334933473308997E-12
peri 1.771987118693963E-13 -4.96699209962198E-13 5.402787493865369E-10 -2.265423320458758E-10 3.65118676760998E-10 7.201892043081877E-12
i -7.038154483807728E-15 2.012086415725623E-14 2.773725933768808E-13 -7.334933473308997E-12 7.201892043081877E-12 2.246830461278604E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.93   n/a E2021B10  

78850 (2003 QC62)          Discovered 2003-Aug-23 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20040415/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
2093-Apr-29 15:12 00:03 Iris 0.0375813756240415 0.0375674838239243 0.03759527170396 5.59615250996401 5.59615248262953 2485632.133015275 3.21262403990669 938.982265004464 51.6644462191799 -42.5487115460789 73695.4004296367 T 27 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Feb-24 19:27:52 2021-Feb-24 19:27

Alternate Designations
 2003 QC62 = 1977 UH3 
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