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10591 Caverni (1996 PD3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2010591
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 19 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .01477621015787835 5.5691e-08  
a 2.624552077868529 1.6925e-08 au
q 2.585771144795648 1.5043e-07 au
i 3.945453021520636 4.6865e-06 deg
node 83.6594837731089 9.1377e-05 deg
peri 315.2934660699613 0.00021682 deg
M 185.5162823236532 0.00019869 deg
tp 2458353.220292399706
(2018-Aug-22.72029240)
0.00085963 JED
period 1553.034912785037
4.25
1.5023e-05
4.113e-08
d
yr
n .2318041900000927 2.2423e-09 deg/d
Q 2.663333010941411 1.7175e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1120  
   data-arc span      7628 days (20.88 yr)  
   first obs. used      1995-05-30  
   last obs. used      2016-04-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .58127  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 13:09:07  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.59244 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.37182 au 
 T_jup = 3.399 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.3 mag n/a MPO337347  
rotation period rot_per 66.3752 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2016-February); 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. (2016) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

10591 Caverni           Discovered 1996 Aug. 13 by M. Tombelli and G. Forti at Montelupo.
Raffaello Caverni (1837-1900), a priest born in Montelupo, was also an amateur scientist. He wrote many books, the most important of them being Storia del Metodo Sperimentale in Italia, for which he received the award of the Royal Institute of Venice on 1890 May 25.
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Reference: 20001013/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29
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