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29075 (1950 DA)
Classification: Apollo [NEO, PHA]          SPK-ID: 2029075
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 167 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .5078265397284244 2.6786e-08  
a 1.698568963312518 1.1564e-09 au
q .8359905641834251 4.5907e-08 au
i 12.16749719356756 4.4413e-06 deg
node 356.6622234261113 7.3067e-06 deg
peri 224.6832948078031 8.5096e-06 deg
M 230.8829306228519 2.5705e-06 deg
tp 2459290.504250094931
6.034e-06 TDB
period 808.5803878433819
n .4452247487231044 4.5469e-10 deg/d
Q 2.561147362441611 1.7437e-09 au

Additional Model Parameters
 Parameter Value Uncertainty (1-sigma) 
A2 [EST] -5.513042840612778E-15 1.287E-15
ALN [SET] 1. n/a
NK [SET] 0. n/a
NM [SET] 2. n/a
R0 [SET] 1. n/a
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      630  
   # delay obs. used      8  
   # Doppler obs. used      4  
   data-arc span      25807 days (70.66 yr)  
   first obs. used      1950-02-23  
   last obs. used      2020-10-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50115  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Oct-21 07:43:33  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0401055 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.48364 au 
 T_jup = 4.026 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 17.1   n/a MPO244437  
diameter diameter 2.000 km 0.200 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[neos] (  
rotation period rot_per 2.1216 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Pravec, P.; Wolf, M.; Sarounova, L. (2001)]
[Busch, M.W.; Giorgini, J.D.; Ostro, S.J.; Benner, L.A.M.; et al. (2007) Icarus 190, 608-621.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.070   0.020 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[neos] (  

29075 (1950 DA)          Discovered 1950-Feb-22 by Wirtanen, C. A. at Mt. Hamilton
Reference: 20011002/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1950 DA = 2000 YK66 
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