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11468 Shantanunaidu (1981 EU42)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011468
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 19 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1662717799490694 3.8938e-08  
a 3.078892250896479 1.9448e-08 au
q 2.566959356068525 1.2283e-07 au
i .7887030817554006 4.4899e-06 deg
node 206.3779955107919 0.00029569 deg
peri 153.4230451697866 0.00029594 deg
M 272.4897401766065 1.4046e-05 deg
tp 2459480.174504112184
(2021-Sep-22.67450411)
7.9467e-05 TDB
period 1973.286581812024
5.40
1.8696e-05
5.119e-08
d
yr
n .1824367546600455 1.7285e-09 deg/d
Q 3.590825145724434 2.2682e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1080  
   data-arc span      13931 days (38.14 yr)  
   first obs. used      1981-03-11  
   last obs. used      2019-05-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53416  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-12 19:12:21  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.56366 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.86464 au 
 T_jup = 3.207 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.3   n/a MPO473922  
diameter diameter 6.472 km 0.150 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.097   0.010 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

11468 Shantanunaidu           Discovered 1981 Mar. 2 by S. J. Bus at Siding Spring.
Shantanu Naidu (b. 1985) is a postdoctoral researcher at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory who combines dynamical theory and radar observations for asteroid physical studies, including spin-orbit coupling interactions in binary asteroid systems.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2017-03-12Last Updated: 2017-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1981 EU42 = 1995 YB24 = 1998 LF 
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