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5013 Suzhousanzhong (1964 VT1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005013
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06561839189753628 4.4196e-08  
a 2.763925691944543 1.46e-08 au
q 2.582561332714857 1.2135e-07 au
i 3.699682095930752 4.4584e-06 deg
node 45.32714552954117 8.577e-05 deg
peri 15.0800505463056 0.00010373 deg
M 98.28049284202547 5.4078e-05 deg
tp 2457142.302414784879
(2015-Apr-29.80241478)
0.00025266 JED
period 1678.371016541232
4.60
1.3298e-05
3.641e-08
d
yr
n .2144936944525436 1.6995e-09 deg/d
Q 2.945290051174229 1.5558e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1663  
   data-arc span      22498 days (61.60 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-08-27  
   last obs. used      2016-04-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .47701  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 12:50:24  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.59352 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.2728 au 
 T_jup = 3.334 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.7 mag n/a MPO358679  
rotation period rot_per 8.3563 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2016-February); 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:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2016) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
SMASSII spectral type spec_B Sl   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)

5013 Suzhousanzhong           Discovered 1964 Nov. 9 at the Purple Mountain Observatory.
Suzhousanzhong (Suzhou No. 3 Middle School) in Jiangsu province is celebrating its one-hundredth anniversary. Founded in 1906, the school specializes in scientific and technological education. Many talented persons were trained there.
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Reference: 20060809/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-08-08

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Alternate Designations
 1964 VT1 = 1980 EQ1 = 1982 SB5 
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