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4202 Minitti (1985 CB2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2004202
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08686694880981566 4.7948e-08  
a 3.020689919584117 2.42e-08 au
q 2.758291802969278 1.4426e-07 au
i 10.25949688674731 5.7507e-06 deg
node 144.4733048234798 2.7023e-05 deg
peri 136.5534749149286 4.1646e-05 deg
M 236.2695678655363 3.3672e-05 deg
tp 2458259.570199826965
(2018-May-21.07019983)
0.00018227 JED
period 1917.598345408349
5.25
2.3044e-05
6.309e-08
d
yr
n .1877348303214867 2.256e-09 deg/d
Q 3.283088036198957 2.6302e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1573  
   data-arc span      14071 days (38.52 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-08  
   last obs. used      2016-04-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .49109  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 12:47:18  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.75229 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.92876 au 
 T_jup = 3.216 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.7 mag n/a MPO313453  

4202 Minitti           Discovered 1985 Feb. 12 by H. Debehogne at the European Southern Observatory.
Michelle Minitti (b. 1973) is a researcher at Arizona State University who studies the mineralogy of Mars. She conducts experimental and analytical investigations of Martian analogue materials and has identified a new hematite formation mechanism for Mars. The name was suggested by T. H. Burbine.
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Reference: 20071124/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-11-26

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Alternate Designations
 1985 CB2 = 1977 TU6 = 1980 DF5 = 1986 LG1 = 1987 QJ10 
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