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35352 Texas (1997 PD2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2035352
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2402828333576279 6.0903e-08  
a 2.347319782511734 1.0483e-08 au
q 1.783299134373404 1.4439e-07 au
i 1.579626068899176 5.332e-06 deg
node 229.0354991167116 0.00025077 deg
peri 76.2454508497749 0.00025125 deg
M 46.8323502924427 1.114e-05 deg
tp 2457229.616445950822
(2015-Jul-26.11644595)
4.0677e-05 JED
period 1313.580870350447
3.60
8.7995e-06
2.409e-08
d
yr
n .274060020304617 1.8359e-09 deg/d
Q 2.911340430650065 1.3002e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      447  
   data-arc span      13287 days (36.38 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-07-24  
   last obs. used      2015-12-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .52633  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 14:27:43  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .767165 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.33517 au 
 T_jup = 3.520 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.5 mag n/a MPO347779  
rotation period rot_per 2.54 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:
[Chang, C.K.; Ip, W.-H.; Lin, H.-W.; Cheng, Y.C.; et al. (2015) Astrophys. J. Supp. Ser. 219, A27.]

35352 Texas           Discovered 1997 Aug. 7 by W. G. Dillon and R. Pepper at Needville.
The largest state in the continental U.S., Texas is well known for its proud and independent people, the Alamo, oil wealth, cowboys and cattle, April wildflowers and NASA's Johnson Space Center.
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Reference: 20060613/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-05-22

Alternate Designations
 1997 PD2 = 1979 OA8 = 2001 UZ62 
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