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14072 Volterra (1996 KN)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014072
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1602385205586595 5.7828e-08  
a 3.155247686788226 3.0115e-08 AU
q 2.649655465461147 1.9233e-07 AU
i 1.876090229765897 6.6455e-06 deg
node 38.22490456219024 0.00019448 deg
peri 7.726661464028771 0.00019606 deg
M 320.8155199823229 2.2765e-05 deg
tp 2457223.323093650131
(2015-Jul-19.82309365)
0.00013052 JED
period 2047.145034918406
5.60
2.9308e-05
8.024e-08
d
yr
n .1758546628887722 2.5176e-09 deg/d
Q 3.660839908115303 3.494e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      993  
   data-arc span      8110 days (22.20 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-09-28  
   last obs. used      2014-12-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .52779  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Feb-04 13:39:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.65883 AU 
 T_jup = 3.186 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.4 mag n/a MPO309262  

14072 Volterra           Discovered 1996 May 21 by P. G. Comba at Prescott.
Vito Volterra (1860-1940), professor successively at Pisa, Turin and Rome, developed a general theory of functionals that yielded solutions to integral and integro-differential equations. He also studied mathematico-biological models of prey-predator systems, in terms of a pair of first-order differential equations.
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Reference: 20000523/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

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Alternate Designations
 1996 KN = 1986 PS2 = 1998 WF10 
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