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10036 McGaha (1982 OF)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2010036
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2312671379625334 3.538e-08  
a 2.433526610189802 9.4257e-09 au
q 1.870731875895541 8.7683e-08 au
i 3.813883903896835 3.9996e-06 deg
node 303.3087692484455 5.5546e-05 deg
peri 46.9599952365318 5.6319e-05 deg
M 221.7422523549762 1.3011e-05 deg
tp 2459133.024450531361
(2020-Oct-10.52445053)
5.2411e-05 TDB
period 1386.604407034762
3.80
8.056e-06
2.206e-08
d
yr
n .25962704155099 1.5084e-09 deg/d
Q 2.996321344484063 1.1605e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1671  
   data-arc span      13440 days (36.80 yr)  
   first obs. used      1982-07-24  
   last obs. used      2019-05-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5262  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 01:46:33  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .866158 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.44246 au 
 T_jup = 3.466 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9   n/a MPO337343  
diameter diameter 2.729 km 0.151 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.785   0.157 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

10036 McGaha           Discovered 1982 July 24 by E. Bowell at the Anderson Mesa Station of the Lowell Observatory.
James E. McGaha (b. 1946), Tucson astronomer, lecturer, U.S. Air Force pilot and skeptic, actively promotes science and the refutation of pseudoscience. He is a faculty member of the Center for Inquiry and a consultant for the Committee for the Scientific Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal.
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Reference: 20010705/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-05-11

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Alternate Designations
 1982 OF = 1986 TE2 = 1986 VZ8 
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