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92579 Dwight (2000 OK69)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2092579
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2437378870646811 7.1206e-08  
a 2.448569348936964 1.965e-08 au
q 1.851760229495727 1.6351e-07 au
i 2.81741094928713 5.5595e-06 deg
node 150.4015416335769 0.00011319 deg
peri 222.9048591396351 0.00011462 deg
M 124.9528099975859 2.6029e-05 deg
tp 2458910.752508639786
(2020-Mar-02.25250864)
9.6004e-05 TDB
period 1399.481107252054
3.83
1.6847e-05
4.612e-08
d
yr
n .2572381993115124 3.0966e-09 deg/d
Q 3.045378468378202 2.444e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      386  
   data-arc span      7508 days (20.56 yr)  
   first obs. used      2000-07-31  
   last obs. used      2021-02-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46468  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 14:51:59  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .852621 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.41999 au 
 T_jup = 3.454 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.67   n/a MPCxxxxx  

92579 Dwight           Discovered 2000 July 31 by M. W. Buie at Cerro Tololo.
Edward (Ed) Joseph Dwight Jr. (b. 1933) was the first African American astronaut candidate. He served in the US Air Force, working as test pilot before serving in the Aerospace Research Pilot School. After leaving the Air Force he went onto be a influential sculptor and author.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2021-01-27Last Updated: 2021-02-23

Alternate Designations
 2000 OK69 = 2002 CF229 
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