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1676 Kariba (1939 LC)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001676
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 40 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .187292824413228 1.7688e-08  
a 2.235346016578585 4.6506e-09 au
q 1.816681747592723 3.9397e-08 au
i 6.128464640466396 1.0453e-06 deg
node 54.55119195843007 6.3411e-06 deg
peri 204.6016287490757 6.7263e-06 deg
M 134.9687026414541 2.2824e-06 deg
tp 2458742.836647843199
(2019-Sep-16.33664784)
7.088e-06 TDB
period 1220.718607736283
3.34
3.8095e-06
1.043e-08
d
yr
n .2949082595436051 9.2033e-10 deg/d
Q 2.654010285564446 5.5216e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2959  
   data-arc span      29885 days (81.82 yr)  
   first obs. used      1939-05-15  
   last obs. used      2021-03-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .39883  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-12 12:47:12  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .802109 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.40693 au 
 T_jup = 3.608 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.76   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 7.552 km 0.211 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.1673 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2009) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Higgins, D.; Warner, B.D. (2009) Minor Planet Bull. 36, 159-160.]
[Pravec, P.; Wolf, M.; Sarounova, L. (2009) http://www.asu.cas.cz/~ppravec/neo.htm]
[Hamanowa, H.; Hamanowa, H. (2011) http://www2.ocn.ne.jp/~hamaten/astlcdata.htm]
[Behrend, R. (2012) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Durech, J.; Hanus, J.; Oszkiewsicz, D.; Vanco, R. (2016) Astron. Astrophys. 587, A48.]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Oszkiewicz, D.A.; Behrend, R.; et al. (2016) Astron. Astrophys. 586, A108.]
[Baxter, N.; Vent, A.; Montgomer, K.; Davis, C.; et al. (2019) Minor Planet Bull. 46, 111-114.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.283   0.031 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

1676 Kariba           Discovered 1939 June 15 by C. Jackson at Johannesburg.
Named for a large manmade lake between Zambia and Zimbabwe-Rhodesia.
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Reference: MPC 5183Last Updated: 2006-03-21

Alternate Designations
 1939 LC = 1939 MA = 1942 EH1 = 1949 KB = 1949 KU = 1952 DG2 = 1953 TJ3 = 1959 LD 
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