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1752 van Herk (1930 OK)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001752
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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 .2008771843578389 4.2195e-08  
a 2.237756563991966 9.1734e-09 AU
q 1.788242326138988 9.5311e-08 AU
i 3.503919924552611 5.5698e-06 deg
node 236.9862430353832 7.8787e-05 deg
peri 98.44575911083946 7.9977e-05 deg
M 50.71988656048305 1.7226e-05 deg
tp 2456828.236423695545
(2014-Jun-19.73642370)
5.8162e-05 JED
period 1222.693733663057
3.35
7.5184e-06
2.058e-08
d
yr
n .294431868004655 1.8105e-09 deg/d
Q 2.687270801844944 1.1016e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1265  
   data-arc span      30724 days (84.12 yr)  
   first obs. used      1930-07-22  
   last obs. used      2014-09-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .48784  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Sep-12 13:39:26  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .783312 AU 
 T_jup = 3.608 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.0 mag n/a MPO263360  

1752 van Herk           Discovered 1930 July 22 by H. van Gent at Johannesburg.
Named in honor of G. van Herk, former staff member of the Leiden Observatory and a well-known authority on astrometry. Name proposed by the Leiden Observatory.
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Reference: MPC 5357Last Updated: 2006-03-21

Alternate Designations
 1930 OK = 1937 UK = 1947 UA = 1964 WL1 = 1967 RH 
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