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14148 Jimchamberlin (1998 SO45)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014148
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1241947022094918 6.3228e-08  
a 2.343666974917065 1.7267e-08 AU
q 2.05259595288902 1.4736e-07 AU
i 1.247171562347616 6.2829e-06 deg
node 104.6503393637202 0.0003054 deg
peri 62.61856114918083 0.00030644 deg
M 31.9987658700259 2.6703e-05 deg
tp 2456884.014194987536
9.6823e-05 JED
period 1310.515848480535
n .2747009892458748 3.0359e-09 deg/d
Q 2.63473799694511 1.9412e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      500  
   data-arc span      8187 days (22.41 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-09-29  
   last obs. used      2014-02-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5949  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jan-08 02:22:36  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.06058 AU 
 T_jup = 3.552 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.9 mag n/a MPO236471  

14148 Jimchamberlin           Discovered 1998 Sept. 25 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak.
James Arthur Chamberlin (1915-1981) worked on Avro Aircraft's Jetliner and Arrow projects, then moved to NASA and was involved with the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo space programs.
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Reference: 20030614/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-04-26

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Alternate Designations
 1998 SO45 = 1991 SZ2 = 1993 FC40 
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