Skip Page Navigation
NASA JPL Caltech
NASA Logo - Jet Propulsion Laboratory + View the NASA Portal
+ Center for Near-Earth Object Studies
JPL Home Earth Solar System Stars & Galaxies Technology
JPL Solar System Dynamics
BODIES ORBITS EPHEMERIDES TOOLS PHYSICAL DATA DISCOVERY FAQ SITE MAP
JPL Small-Body Database Browser
Search: [ help ]  
10260 (1972 TC)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2010260
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]

[ show orbit diagram ]
Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1711749768015879 5.3953e-08  
a 2.578545770334877 1.2148e-08 au
q 2.137163257915972 1.3457e-07 au
i 12.59752681652841 4.983e-06 deg
node 247.0737911921995 2.2327e-05 deg
peri 159.2698370915428 2.5984e-05 deg
M 153.5967675266254 1.6323e-05 deg
tp 2458355.231790528368
(2018-Aug-24.73179053)
6.6211e-05 TDB
period 1512.379193588953
4.14
1.0687e-05
2.926e-08
d
yr
n .2380355413021133 1.6821e-09 deg/d
Q 3.019928282753782 1.4227e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1623  
   data-arc span      17422 days (47.70 yr)  
   first obs. used      1972-10-04  
   last obs. used      2020-06-16  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46411  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jun-23 17:04:28  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.15231 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.36539 au 
 T_jup = 3.372 
[ show covariance matrix ]

Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]

Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.1   n/a MPO381345  
diameter diameter 6.346 km 0.458 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.303   0.053 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

10260 (1972 TC)          Discovered 1972-Oct-04 by Kohoutek, L. at Hamburg
Reference: 19990402/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

[ show close-approach data ]
Alternate Designations
 1972 TC = 1993 VQ3 
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]
ABOUT SSD CREDITS/AWARDS PRIVACY/COPYRIGHT GLOSSARY LINKS
FirstGov 2020-Oct-25 00:55 UT
(server date/time)  
NASA Home Page
Site Manager:   Ryan S. Park
Webmaster  Alan B. Chamberlin