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14072 Volterra (1996 KN)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014072
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1598978375042968 4.5812e-08  
a 3.1545492828159 2.4114e-08 au
q 2.650143674192908 1.4568e-07 au
i 1.87618325966206 5.5213e-06 deg
node 38.22271795058518 0.00016413 deg
peri 7.835221563889384 0.00016545 deg
M 66.27787974160495 1.773e-05 deg
tp 2457223.735038091732
(2015-Jul-20.23503809)
0.00010088 JED
period 2046.465379034048
5.60
2.3466e-05
6.425e-08
d
yr
n .1759130663475595 2.0171e-09 deg/d
Q 3.658954891438893 2.797e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1154  
   data-arc span      8557 days (23.43 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-09-28  
   last obs. used      2016-03-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5349  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Mar-24 16:18:55  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.65814 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.73908 au 
 T_jup = 3.186 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5 mag n/a MPO365419  

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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