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10036 McGaha (1982 OF)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2010036
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2305724660041631 1.5423e-08  
a 2.433961691255824 4.8047e-09 au
q 1.872757141943305 3.7665e-08 au
i 3.814709251495613 3.8718e-07 deg
node 303.287169257129 9.0116e-06 deg
peri 46.82418973482924 9.8539e-06 deg
M 17.57061225785142 2.8238e-06 deg
tp 2459132.805493145304
(2020-Oct-10.30549315)
1.0851e-05 TDB
period 1386.976282331921
3.80
4.1069e-06
1.124e-08
d
yr
n .2595574304953021 7.6856e-10 deg/d
Q 2.995166240568343 5.9125e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2456  
   data-arc span      14119 days (38.66 yr)  
   first obs. used      1982-07-24  
   last obs. used      2021-03-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48911  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-04 00:29:34  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .867283 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.44721 au 
 T_jup = 3.466 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.98   n/a E2021B10  
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

Alternate Designations
 1982 OF = 1986 TE2 = 1986 VZ8 
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