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5228 Maca (1986 VT)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005228
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1594663713168175 5.9369e-08  
a 3.105473414871809 2.9012e-08 AU
q 2.610254838181356 1.8362e-07 AU
i 1.260547598276428 7.7828e-06 deg
node 195.8564828226994 0.00023774 deg
peri 128.6106687853116 0.00023922 deg
M 112.4910812163705 2.3026e-05 deg
tp 2456375.894591160346
(2013-Mar-24.39459116)
0.00012673 JED
period 1998.895776899623
5.47
2.8011e-05
7.669e-08
d
yr
n .1800994349782339 2.5238e-09 deg/d
Q 3.600691991562262 3.3638e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1124  
   data-arc span      14236 days (38.98 yr)  
   first obs. used      1975-11-07  
   last obs. used      2014-10-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .52887  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Nov-10 12:58:25  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.59918 AU 
 T_jup = 3.200 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.6 mag n/a MPO267728  
diameter diameter 34.33 km 4.4 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V5.0 IRAS observations used: 2
geometric albedo albedo 0.0413   0.013 EAR-A-5-DDR-ALBEDOS-V1.0:IMPS IMPS quality code 1: at least two valid IRAS band observations used

5228 Maca (1986 VT)          Discovered 1986-Nov-03 by Vavrova, Z. at Klet
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1986 VT = 1975 VY2 = 1989 EE2 
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