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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 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2008771808042369 4.2367e-08  
a 2.237756565543113 9.3191e-09 AU
q 1.788242335330641 9.5819e-08 AU
i 3.503919853422197 5.6107e-06 deg
node 236.9862424313213 7.9084e-05 deg
peri 98.44576195183504 8.0295e-05 deg
M 50.71988299456786 1.7641e-05 deg
tp 2456828.236435627606
(2014-Jun-19.73643563)
5.9538e-05 JED
period 1222.693734934361
3.35
7.6378e-06
2.091e-08
d
yr
n .2944318676985176 1.8392e-09 deg/d
Q 2.687270795755585 1.1191e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1254  
   data-arc span      30690 days (84.02 yr)  
   first obs. used      1930-07-22  
   last obs. used      2014-07-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .4895  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Aug-13 13:56:37  

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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