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3566 Levitan (1979 YA9)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003566
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 39 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1265648853261727 1.68e-08  
a 2.360318337974842 5.9199e-09 au
q 2.061584918195794 3.9773e-08 au
i 2.273399486608181 7.8346e-07 deg
node 289.2141350651453 1.2825e-05 deg
peri 193.9332899014136 1.5486e-05 deg
M 98.97867945534195 4.2327e-06 deg
tp 2458836.338983858562
(2019-Dec-18.83898386)
1.5381e-05 TDB
period 1324.507121456066
3.63
4.9829e-06
1.364e-08
d
yr
n .2717992181153713 1.0225e-09 deg/d
Q 2.659051757753891 6.6691e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2897  
   data-arc span      20314 days (55.62 yr)  
   first obs. used      1964-11-27  
   last obs. used      2020-07-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42651  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-12 15:16:02  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.07726 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.40055 au 
 T_jup = 3.540 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.16   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 14.765 km 0.251 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 5.6143 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Durech, J.; Hanus, J.; Ali-Lagoa, V. (2018) Astron. Astrophys. 617, A57.]
[Behrend, R. (2020) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Casalnuovo, G.B.; Chinaglia, B. (2020) Minor Planet Bull. 47, 186-187.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.056   0.014 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B B   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)

3566 Levitan (1979 YA9)          Discovered 1979-Dec-24 by Zhuravleva, L. at Nauchnyj
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1979 YA9 = 1951 CO1 = 1962 CO = 1964 WM = 1973 GF1 = 1975 XT1 = 1978 PX1 = 1978 QD1 = 1980 BM6 = 1980 BO = 1980 CP = 1984 HQ2 = 1986 WT1 
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