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4937 Lintott (1986 CL1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2004937
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1612473494298073 6.9714e-08  
a 2.598070408290651 1.9833e-08 AU
q 2.179138441321767 1.7627e-07 AU
i 16.94683789417557 7.5566e-06 deg
node 275.5116896064362 2.4242e-05 deg
peri 336.2109767975353 3.5429e-05 deg
M 193.8501310379881 2.7398e-05 deg
tp 2457506.447336118381
(2016-Apr-27.94733612)
0.00011834 JED
period 1529.58917506413
4.19
1.7515e-05
4.795e-08
d
yr
n .23535731415261 2.695e-09 deg/d
Q 3.017002375259536 2.3031e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1052  
   data-arc span      12125 days (33.20 yr)  
   first obs. used      1980-12-30  
   last obs. used      2014-03-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50524  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Mar-22 10:45:37  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.1725 AU 
 T_jup = 3.337 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.3 mag n/a MPO263392  
rotation period rot_per 3.123 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2013-Sep-12) Published Reference List:
[Warner, B.D. (2005) Minor Planet Bul. 32, 29-32.]
[Warner, B.D. (2009) Minor Planet Bul. 36, 7-13.]

4937 Lintott           Discovered 1986 Feb. 1 by H. Debehogne at the European Southern Observatory.
Chris Lintott (b. 1980), a junior fellow at Somerville College, Oxford, works on star formation. Much involved in educating the public about astronomy, he has since 2004 been co-presenter of the long-standing BBC monthly television program The Sky at Night. The name was suggested by P. Moore.
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Reference: 20080618/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-06-20

Alternate Designations
 1986 CL1 = 1980 YT = 1987 OD 
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