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100421 (1996 FF4)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2100421
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1192018877956523 4.3168e-08  
a 2.692436036829236 1.6678e-08 au
q 2.371492578470146 1.1658e-07 au
i 10.45801056254589 5.2064e-06 deg
node 28.0163665827828 2.3004e-05 deg
peri 191.8723729344005 3.0829e-05 deg
M 107.3802267139714 2.3333e-05 deg
tp 2458519.175093924697
(2019-Feb-04.67509392)
0.00010266 TDB
period 1613.676665524898
4.42
1.4993e-05
4.105e-08
d
yr
n .2230930196185857 2.0729e-09 deg/d
Q 3.013379495188325 1.8666e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      719  
   data-arc span      8948 days (24.50 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-03-23  
   last obs. used      2020-09-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51138  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Oct-22 19:35:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.36517 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.95968 au 
 T_jup = 3.337 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.1   n/a MPO436467  
diameter diameter 5.051 km 0.226 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.44 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Chang, C.-H.; Lin, H.-W.; Ip, W.-H.; Chen, W.-P.; et al. (2019) ArXiv:1901.08719.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.076   0.015 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

100421 (1996 FF4)          Discovered 1996-Mar-23 by AMOS at Haleakala
Reference: 20051019/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2005-10-26

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
1928-Feb-13 06:22 00:02 Jupiter 1.9791896634674 1.97918899764964 1.97919032929922 3.67745393210463 3.55917670618756 2425289.765518562 2.18122700633932 321.563880120089 14.2020960470894 -85.1776531649942 2695768.01564845 T 26 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Oct-22 19:36:27 2020-Oct-22 19:36
2083-Mar-04 04:26 00:02 Jupiter 1.97576088021352 1.97576040574825 1.9757613546797 3.49400446312368 3.36907304643877 2481922.684894864 1.74235472166588 119.666180063714 15.0678522761352 -81.4985912155366 2954750.24578594 T 26 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Oct-22 19:36:27 2020-Oct-22 19:36
2118-May-15 08:05 00:03 Jupiter 1.95413840921974 1.95413801923312 1.95413879920835 3.59832714331809 3.47578149188352 2494777.836989493 2.63787517069593 188.419011376844 13.0524228332852 -86.9080920610842 2610894.36685771 T 26 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Oct-22 19:36:27 2020-Oct-22 19:36
2153-Jul-27 23:04 00:04 Jupiter 1.98020408801364 1.98020318027003 1.98020499578978 3.7129799572002 3.59593243028943 2507635.461117933 3.5817466466545 444.799337769483 14.1475840376994 -85.026644075688 2720720.03610655 T 26 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Oct-22 19:36:27 2020-Oct-22 19:36

Alternate Designations
 1996 FF4 = 2001 FL1 
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