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5610 Balster (2041 T-3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005610
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .04418818202933347 5.8548e-08  
a 2.803687216347512 2.2846e-08 AU
q 2.679797375278233 1.6423e-07 AU
i 3.349016472780836 5.7315e-06 deg
node 243.7334751119505 0.00011048 deg
peri 332.87673963614 0.00013142 deg
M 130.0887481430597 7.152e-05 deg
tp 2456380.873472251694
(2013-Mar-29.37347225)
0.00034085 JED
period 1714.718245609398
4.69
2.0958e-05
5.738e-08
d
yr
n .2099470282781406 2.5661e-09 deg/d
Q 2.927577057416791 2.3855e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1269  
   data-arc span      13473 days (36.89 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-07  
   last obs. used      2014-08-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51708  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Sep-12 13:48:13  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.67396 AU 
 T_jup = 3.320 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.7 mag n/a MPO265987  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B S   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)

5610 Balster (2041 T-3)          Discovered 1977-Oct-16 by van Houten and Gehrels at Palomar (675)
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 2041 T-3 = 1982 UL6 
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