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78979 (2003 UC24)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2078979
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03945145223154765 4.0909e-08  
a 2.385335258054774 1.155e-08 au
q 2.291230318065399 1.0141e-07 au
i 3.405917658635948 5.0341e-06 deg
node 35.32593120317989 5.878e-05 deg
peri 294.7383723276519 8.6381e-05 deg
M 247.0383987705243 6.5443e-05 deg
tp 2459422.731769560498
(2021-Jul-27.23176956)
0.00024532 TDB
period 1345.620417800136
3.68
9.7732e-06
2.676e-08
d
yr
n .2675345849675346 1.9431e-09 deg/d
Q 2.479440198044148 1.2005e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      815  
   data-arc span      8087 days (22.14 yr)  
   first obs. used      1998-04-21  
   last obs. used      2020-06-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54557  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-12 21:24:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.28261 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.6294 au 
 T_jup = 3.532 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.9   n/a MPO468745  

78979 (2003 UC24)          Discovered 2003-Oct-23 by LONEOS at Anderson Mesa
Reference: 20040415/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 2003 UC24 = 1998 HT85 = 2001 AP53 
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