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52337 Compton (1992 RS)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2052337
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 19 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2281745945286336 5.7711e-08  
a 2.389403313541717 1.0517e-08 au
q 1.844202181308962 1.3938e-07 au
i 1.339887282577822 4.013e-06 deg
node 54.71917108416072 0.00026953 deg
peri 298.6360615500982 0.00026971 deg
M 172.1650750798154 1.0316e-05 deg
tp 2456955.328499477167
(2014-Oct-24.82849948)
3.7494e-05 JED
period 1349.064205272433
3.69
8.9072e-06
2.439e-08
d
yr
n .2668516432302055 1.7619e-09 deg/d
Q 2.934604445774471 1.2917e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      847  
   data-arc span      14153 days (38.75 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-07-20  
   last obs. used      2016-04-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .57646  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 14:37:53  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .838553 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.49409 au 
 T_jup = 3.497 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.4 mag n/a MPO359095  

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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