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2994 Flynn (1975 PA)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002994
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2272239874448707 4.7224e-08  
a 2.41897769701488 1.2499e-08 au
q 1.869327939158948 1.1191e-07 au
i 2.485604849284188 5.0684e-06 deg
node 358.3552828890233 0.00010164 deg
peri 321.9050455524121 0.00010216 deg
M 269.2611729840477 1.537e-05 deg
tp 2457746.867299196047
(2016-Dec-24.36729920)
6.0124e-05 JED
period 1374.188225825926
3.76
1.065e-05
2.916e-08
d
yr
n .2619728456657601 2.0304e-09 deg/d
Q 2.968627454870811 1.5338e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1384  
   data-arc span      14546 days (39.82 yr)  
   first obs. used      1975-08-14  
   last obs. used      2015-06-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50459  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jul-06 11:44:18  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .855334 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.34182 au 
 T_jup = 3.478 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9 mag n/a MPO337274  
rotation period rot_per 9.7471 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-December); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

2994 Flynn (1975 PA)          Discovered 1975-Aug-14 by at Perth
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1975 PA = 1979 SM9 
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