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52337 Compton (1992 RS)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2052337
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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 .2288622400394643 6.3413e-08  
a 2.387633338953972 1.1689e-08 AU
q 1.841194224608061 1.5424e-07 AU
i 1.339938354681522 4.8497e-06 deg
node 54.7198520364057 0.000274 deg
peri 298.4350483635076 0.00027419 deg
M 12.13745110906028 1.0666e-05 deg
tp 2456955.066638408927
(2014-Oct-24.56663841)
3.9869e-05 JED
period 1347.565483545151
3.69
9.8958e-06
2.709e-08
d
yr
n .2671484275872951 1.9618e-09 deg/d
Q 2.934072453299883 1.4364e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      654  
   data-arc span      13698 days (37.50 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-07-20  
   last obs. used      2015-01-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .52742  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Mar-09 16:39:00  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .836739 AU 
 T_jup = 3.498 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.3 mag n/a MPO263765  

52337 Compton           Discovered 1992 Sept. 2 by F. Börngen and L. D. Schmadel at Tautenburg.
American Arthur Holly Compton (1892-1962) discovered the Compton effect, which confirms the particle nature of electromagnetic radiation. He received the 1927 Nobel Prize in physics, together with C. T. R. Wilson.
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Reference: 20030806/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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Alternate Designations
 1992 RS = 2000 YM92 
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