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95159 (2002 AE178)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2095159
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 21 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06083711152317619 3.3838e-08  
a 2.636034331247811 1.4675e-08 au
q 2.475665616658766 9.0716e-08 au
i 4.874223124142717 4.1023e-06 deg
node 127.5257584508883 4.8892e-05 deg
peri 138.4678290792066 6.2766e-05 deg
M 340.0214906202484 3.9938e-05 deg
tp 2459087.253219561024
(2020-Aug-25.75321956)
0.00017339 TDB
period 1563.237699486302
4.28
1.3054e-05
3.574e-08
d
yr
n .2302912731175177 1.923e-09 deg/d
Q 2.796403045836855 1.5567e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      667  
   data-arc span      10438 days (28.58 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-09-30  
   last obs. used      2020-04-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .57042  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 17:12:32  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.46218 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.24954 au 
 T_jup = 3.390 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.6   n/a MPO426595  

95159 (2002 AE178)          Discovered 2002-Jan-14 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20041028/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-10-29

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Alternate Designations
 2002 AE178 = 1998 FF128 
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