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14764 Kilauea (7072 P-L)
Classification: Inner Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014764
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 2 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07783300969749181 5.6709e-08  
a 1.948863667740988 1.0635e-08 AU
q 1.797177742990614 1.0871e-07 AU
i 21.21628661118107 9.7694e-06 deg
node 196.8226937229965 1.7307e-05 deg
peri 298.7842331944962 6.8159e-05 deg
M 138.1019234691283 6.7723e-05 deg
tp 2456419.286877131806
(2013-May-06.78687713)
0.00018654 JED
period 993.7350674426193
2.72
8.1342e-06
2.227e-08
d
yr
n .3622695945776184 2.9653e-09 deg/d
Q 2.100549592491362 1.1463e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      727  
   data-arc span      19162 days (52.46 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-25  
   last obs. used      2013-03-13  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .47759  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 21:00:55  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .850719 AU 
 T_jup = 3.808 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.5 mag n/a PDS3 (MPC 39922)  
rotation period rot_per 19.84 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2013-Sep-12) Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Warner, B.D.; Pravec, P.; Kusnirak, P.; Harris, A.W. (2012) Minor Planet Bul. 39, 89-92.]

14764 Kilauea           Discovered 1960 Oct. 17 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
This Hungaria object is named after the active volcano Kilauea on Hawaii. The summit is 1247 m and dropped several meters in June 2011. Name suggested by J. Schubart.
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Reference: 20120406/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2012-04-09

Alternate Designations
 7072 P-L = 1989 GW 
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