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4923 Clarke (1981 EO27)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2004923
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2020571054654397 5.9032e-08  
a 2.1446359173867 8.8791e-09 AU
q 1.711296991642326 1.2567e-07 AU
i 6.670367745070489 6.0183e-06 deg
node 188.584619192652 3.9629e-05 deg
peri 108.3085230112021 4.3269e-05 deg
M 108.7282448026192 1.4186e-05 deg
tp 2456454.027582776480
(2013-Jun-10.52758278)
4.5715e-05 JED
period 1147.172663615578
3.14
7.1242e-06
1.95e-08
d
yr
n .3138150092117584 1.9489e-09 deg/d
Q 2.577974843131074 1.0673e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1260  
   data-arc span      15178 days (41.56 yr)  
   first obs. used      1972-07-13  
   last obs. used      2014-02-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55145  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Feb-19 18:01:08  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .709705 AU 
 T_jup = 3.675 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.3 mag n/a MPO267727  
rotation period rot_per 3.1787 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2013-Sep-12) Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Pravec, P.; Wolf, M.; Sarounova, L. (2013) http://www.asu.cas.cz/~ppravec/neo.htm]
SMASSII spectral type spec_B S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 based on a high-resolution spectrum by Xu et al. (1995) or Bus and Binzel (2002)

4923 Clarke (1981 EO27)          Discovered 1981-Mar-02 by Bus, S. J. at Siding Spring (413)
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1981 EO27 = 1972 NJ 
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