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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 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1732548037904271 4.5217e-08  
a 2.661563316813724 1.3066e-08 au
q 2.200434686583364 1.2497e-07 au
i 13.70631581083856 4.7384e-06 deg
node 20.84723227880643 1.5242e-05 deg
peri 329.2825966922294 1.9165e-05 deg
M 4.853493329934557 1.0463e-05 deg
tp 2459179.117643478744
(2020-Nov-25.61764348)
4.6078e-05 TDB
period 1586.001633128029
4.34
1.1679e-05
3.198e-08
d
yr
n .2269858948946865 1.6714e-09 deg/d
Q 3.122691947044085 1.5329e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      926  
   data-arc span      15821 days (43.32 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-18  
   last obs. used      2021-02-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50942  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 13:38:56  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.20565 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.3548 au 
 T_jup = 3.324 
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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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Alternate Designations
 2003 QC62 = 1977 UH3 
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