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26733 Nanavisitor (2001 HC16)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2026733
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Orbit Viewer applet originally written and kindly provided by Osamu Ajiki (AstroArts), and further modified by Ron Baalke (JPL).

Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 23 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1538748030445069 3.0966e-08  
a 2.602483537142698 1.0333e-08 au
q 2.202026895438294 8.0597e-08 au
i 2.089843000010607 4.0162e-06 deg
node 276.8794378480887 0.00010444 deg
peri 42.08840877147497 0.00010545 deg
M 120.1388630420793 1.5289e-05 deg
tp 2458488.745782973404
6.4104e-05 TDB
period 1533.488110879212
n .2347589116902883 1.3982e-09 deg/d
Q 3.002940178847103 1.1923e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1250  
   data-arc span      10457 days (28.63 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-03-03  
   last obs. used      2020-10-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51307  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-13 01:27:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.18942 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.28781 au 
 T_jup = 3.396 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.8   n/a MPO358879  
diameter diameter 2.682 km 0.402 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
geometric albedo albedo 0.355   0.137 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

26733 Nanavisitor           Discovered 2001 Apr. 22 by W. K. Y. Yeung at Desert Beaver Observatory.
Nana Visitor (b. 1957) is a talented actress who started her career on the stage, but most of her work appeared on television. She is most famous for playing the role of Major Kira Nerys in the Star Trek series Deep Space Nine.
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Reference: 20011130/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-05-11

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Alternate Designations
 2001 HC16 = 1992 ED37 = 1992 EN35 = 2000 CZ114 
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