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97942 (2000 QC118)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2097942
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1791398670653998 6.9317e-08  
a 2.290248048938823 1.3643e-08 au
q 1.879973317905131 1.5556e-07 au
i 5.155024726934021 6.0595e-06 deg
node 303.6237221564272 8.2191e-05 deg
peri 22.41679507509346 8.4702e-05 deg
M 264.4229388178732 2.6315e-05 deg
tp 2459336.603768156724
(2021-May-02.10376816)
9.4624e-05 TDB
period 1265.966488610214
3.47
1.1312e-05
3.097e-08
d
yr
n .2843677168699864 2.541e-09 deg/d
Q 2.700522779972515 1.6087e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      316  
   data-arc span      14413 days (39.46 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-07-24  
   last obs. used      2019-01-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .60613  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 07:53:14  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .869151 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.62471 au 
 T_jup = 3.572 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.3   n/a MPO468979  

97942 (2000 QC118)          Discovered 2000-Aug-25 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20050224/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2005-02-28

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Alternate Designations
 2000 QC118 = 1979 OZ5 = 1993 PA6 
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