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23973 (1999 CA4)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2023973
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09873876379891629 6.0683e-08  
a 3.019969922565128 3.5331e-08 AU
q 2.721781825701138 1.8366e-07 AU
i 10.13033202835938 6.8395e-06 deg
node 16.60657135601846 3.5407e-05 deg
peri 283.4302121129256 5.0027e-05 deg
M 225.7198379661128 3.9242e-05 deg
tp 2457715.509330508250
(2016-Nov-23.00933051)
0.00021399 JED
period 1916.912782083262
5.25
3.3639e-05
9.21e-08
d
yr
n .1878019716727849 3.2957e-09 deg/d
Q 3.318158019429117 3.882e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1094  
   data-arc span      23038 days (63.07 yr)  
   first obs. used      1952-01-31  
   last obs. used      2015-02-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50408  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Mar-09 15:13:52  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.73091 AU 
 T_jup = 3.216 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.6 mag n/a MPO279764  

23973 (1999 CA4)          Discovered 1999-Feb-05 by Beijing Schmidt CCD Asteroid Program at Xinglong
Reference: 20010408/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1999 CA4 = 1991 UG 
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