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85958 (1999 FU42)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2085958
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 25 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1419209392382708 3.4664e-08  
a 2.262330785859972 7.8143e-09 au
q 1.941258675863069 7.8628e-08 au
i 4.615857390849548 4.7704e-06 deg
node 358.9526983279777 4.7182e-05 deg
peri 43.90432017798815 5.0564e-05 deg
M 194.744897524868 1.7995e-05 deg
tp 2459571.038507980715
(2021-Dec-22.53850798)
6.3272e-05 TDB
period 1242.889688710008
3.40
6.4396e-06
1.763e-08
d
yr
n .2896475876098408 1.5007e-09 deg/d
Q 2.583402895856874 8.9233e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1222  
   data-arc span      10215 days (27.97 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-02-09  
   last obs. used      2020-01-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54364  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 20:41:42  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .952541 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.80795 au 
 T_jup = 3.601 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.0   n/a MPO359342  
rotation period rot_per 9.87 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

85958 (1999 FU42)          Discovered 1999-Mar-20 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20040830/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-09-06
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