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4937 Lintott (1986 CL1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2004937
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1605223339582202 6.5334e-08  
a 2.59959365495477 2.4697e-08 AU
q 2.18230081411845 1.6584e-07 AU
i 16.93752819819928 7.2903e-06 deg
node 275.5076596032653 2.4156e-05 deg
peri 336.1580319718729 3.5174e-05 deg
M 240.9266295955476 2.6333e-05 deg
tp 2457506.870941214188
(2016-Apr-28.37094121)
0.00011336 JED
period 1530.934567636052
4.19
2.1817e-05
5.973e-08
d
yr
n .2351504810266866 3.351e-09 deg/d
Q 3.016886495791089 2.8661e-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      .46632  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 18:07:07  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.17741 AU 
 T_jup = 3.336 
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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. 2014-Mar-01) 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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