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3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA)
Classification: Amor [NEO]          SPK-ID: 2003552
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 124 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .7134247464955767 3.3492e-08  
a 4.221982097172617 1.4605e-08 AU
q 1.209915589788379 1.4201e-07 AU
i 31.02981254630884 9.5479e-06 deg
node 350.1991830282182 1.5602e-05 deg
peri 317.0475369181822 1.6187e-05 deg
M 218.4038642814413 3.1043e-06 deg
tp 2458246.798029723587
(2018-May-08.29802972)
3.1631e-05 JED
period 3168.640785453905
8.68
1.6442e-05
4.502e-08
d
yr
n .1136133832691389 5.8955e-10 deg/d
Q 7.234048604556855 2.5025e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      629  
   data-arc span      11510 days (31.51 yr)  
   first obs. used      1983-09-10  
   last obs. used      2015-03-16  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .56719  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Mar-17 06:16:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .30317 AU 
 T_jup = 2.314 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.9 mag n/a MPO223184  
diameter diameter 19.0 km n/a Hazards due to Comets and Asteroids (1994), Ed. T. Gehrels, pp.540-543  
rotation period rot_per 7.7 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-Feb); 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:
[Weidenschilling, S.J.; Chapman, C.R.; Davis, D.R.; Greenberg, R.; et al. (1990) Icarus 86, 402-447.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.03   n/a Hazards due to Comets and Asteroids (1994), Ed. T. Gehrels, pp.540-543  
Tholen spectral type spec_T D   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 4 color indices
SMASSII spectral type spec_B D   n/a Binzel et al. (2004) Icarus 170, 259-294  

3552 Don Quixote (1983 SA)          Discovered 1983-Sep-26 by Wild, P. at Zimmerwald
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2013-09-05

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Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (AU) Minimum Distance (AU) Maximum Distance (AU) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
1904-Sep-07 09:30 < 00:01 Earth 0.424898240460418 0.424885478050902 0.424911003255342 21.2223402930931 21.2220448069131 2416730.895619752 0.291664007346571 839.673173035658 17.4941521216594 43.9678448350164 2233549.46628927 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
1913-Aug-31 08:28 < 00:01 Earth 0.318106645418605 0.318106142629931 0.318107148462104 17.5611624239463 17.5606854526404 2420010.852525387 0.198006675149178 500.389892650193 18.7448100277694 85.9397288306443 2137920.96079616 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
1920-Dec-29 20:36 < 00:01 Jupiter 0.602017698186476 0.602015787167251 0.602019609202497 11.8518863065675 11.7325727553342 2422688.358534385 0.218512290632958 22.8472905370413 19.5884486387015 -52.7844581862014 851013.651264445 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
1922-Sep-01 23:06 < 00:01 Earth 0.300020635071464 0.300020096030414 0.30002117423678 18.4407874841526 18.4403058830873 2423299.462311963 0.149551495740827 378.419569407518 19.3129736740168 85.7743706269598 1983322.29096945 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
1956-Mar-17 04:41 < 00:01 Jupiter 1.77299764598911 1.77299542342678 1.77299986855004 15.1911407946295 15.1596599309727 2435549.695111195 0.134768108245445 36.8456927100581 23.0115278112697 -11.3752103963092 1833677.42797484 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
1957-Aug-30 04:24 < 00:01 Earth 0.305918169463707 0.305916334267113 0.305920004728946 17.6267312862925 17.6262371561031 2436080.683040203 0.0806408733229406 208.283044233846 19.4003648565713 -70.7407421388116 1883043.92584193 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
1983-Aug-30 02:05 < 00:01 Earth 0.317876461593807 0.317875459003102 0.317877464196658 17.5514809082615 17.5510033282635 2445576.586758356 0.0436611786816736 100.135417238235 19.879278082948 -69.7267353051627 1899177.71570272 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
2016-Jan-06 11:48 < 00:01 Jupiter 1.60327604801994 1.60327386532781 1.60327823071287 8.21606951081717 8.15151418523679 2457393.991812991 0.277992546739926 18.7557639116217 5.7736041352387 -42.8505382980267 4063744.60520158 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
2051-Aug-17 17:26 < 00:01 Jupiter 0.795888303289122 0.795886845320795 0.795889761254415 9.5118607793593 9.39930846042068 2470401.226383795 0.181192341179468 18.2301767269252 10.0911067094414 -74.9946058315462 1813651.56804184 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
2053-Aug-26 04:18 < 00:01 Earth 0.449352852875587 0.449349963745701 0.449355742094606 16.6696022893855 16.6692465726903 2471140.679085671 0.0436782077660407 284.051726445472 20.3468991088758 -67.164085057473 2532220.28786932 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
2062-Aug-27 03:09 < 00:01 Earth 0.425265875713578 0.425263766234788 0.425267985468631 17.1583213086862 17.1579561499911 2474428.631291086 0.0675107801146016 462.488141743071 20.1592456572555 -81.255352168825 2615660.34003167 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
2071-Aug-29 06:39 < 00:01 Earth 0.425261844463535 0.425258174080513 0.425265515430123 18.5353646376465 18.5350266049075 2477717.777270880 0.132009187779969 702.536530649542 20.1655656453115 74.8309668364745 2609380.17504454 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
2080-Aug-28 04:45 < 00:01 Earth 0.420640939816396 0.42063686206558 0.420645018709647 18.3993154279132 18.3989711547134 2481004.697833496 0.180759573496879 962.22579662843 20.008439296434 77.3454841769022 2624514.84147709 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
2087-Mar-07 16:30 < 00:01 Jupiter 1.64512611660021 1.64511959063204 1.64513264258637 8.14730123805801 8.08385933828232 2483387.187629615 0.440466713952682 37.9797686689519 4.37020608649679 33.0473140383309 4218730.40885765 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
2089-Aug-26 04:25 < 00:01 Earth 0.451263452693845 0.451262155332334 0.451264752900416 17.3627383690389 17.362398299113 2484289.683964154 0.135283157581744 1156.39361567597 20.8299411019617 -89.1726238518437 2726946.2648868 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
2169-Dec-06 11:25 < 00:01 Jupiter 0.828778382071379 0.828767316141083 0.828789447963757 12.6055273323877 12.5241883074297 2513610.975806070 0.549718985026991 140.19461212661 8.27587000928555 -14.228535503005 775971.65916559 T 124 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2015-Mar-17 06:16:53 2015-Mar-17 06:16
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