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2096 Vaino (1939 UC)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002096
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2349894266766532 5.4187e-08  
a 2.443342903482393 1.2919e-08 AU
q 1.869183155418596 1.3342e-07 AU
i .9926690012129907 5.3526e-06 deg
node 304.9240601264466 0.00032293 deg
peri 38.63835462585789 0.00032294 deg
M 262.1731931752782 1.7354e-05 deg
tp 2457379.579619017074
(2015-Dec-23.07961902)
6.916e-05 JED
period 1395.002732642191
3.82
1.1064e-05
3.029e-08
d
yr
n .2580640106117538 2.0467e-09 deg/d
Q 3.01750265154619 1.5955e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1232  
   data-arc span      27285 days (74.70 yr)  
   first obs. used      1939-10-07  
   last obs. used      2014-06-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55333  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 12:01:43  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .861979 AU 
 T_jup = 3.462 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.6 mag n/a MPO298973  
rotation period rot_per 3.32 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2014-Mar-01) Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Polishook, D.; Ofek, O.E.; Waszczak, A.; Kulkarni, S.R. (2012) ACM 2012, #6347. Supplemental material.]

2096 Vaino           Discovered 1939 Oct. 18 by Y. Vaisala at Turku.
Named for Vainamoinen, an old and wise magician, a central figure in Finnish folklore and Kalevala. This minor planet also honors Vaino Vaisala, brother of the discoverer.
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Reference: MPC 5451Last Updated: 2006-03-21

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Alternate Designations
 1939 UC = 1958 UA 
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