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5217 Chaozhou (1966 CL)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005217
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1641366855269903 5.5532e-08  
a 2.383609068913805 1.1004e-08 AU
q 1.992371376750218 1.3322e-07 AU
i 2.920333301353435 5.4982e-06 deg
node 124.164036441776 0.00012019 deg
peri 100.4229350722215 0.00012168 deg
M 41.69245836705416 1.8199e-05 deg
tp 2456844.829624308863
(2014-Jul-06.32962431)
6.7836e-05 JED
period 1344.160009837503
3.68
9.3083e-06
2.548e-08
d
yr
n .2678252569376177 1.8547e-09 deg/d
Q 2.774846761077393 1.2811e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1167  
   data-arc span      17669 days (48.38 yr)  
   first obs. used      1966-02-13  
   last obs. used      2014-06-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5042  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Oct-09 14:03:24  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .987327 AU 
 T_jup = 3.517 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.6 mag n/a MPO256902  
rotation period rot_per 11.3 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2014-Mar-01) Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Polishook, D.; Ofek, E.O.; Waszczak, A.; Kulkarni, S.R.; et al. (2011). MNRAS 421, 2094-2108.]

5217 Chaozhou           Discovered 1966 Feb. 13 at the Purple Mountain Observatory.
Located in the east of Guangdong Province, Chaozhou is a famous historic city of China. Named originally in the Sui Dynasty (A.D. 590), with now more than 1400 years of history, Chaozhou is the cradle of "Chaoshan Culture".
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Reference: 20080321/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-03-26

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Alternate Designations
 1966 CL = 1977 DX 
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