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11755 Paczynski (2691 P-L)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011755
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1534004287753034 3.965e-08  
a 2.383460136923313 8.6479e-09 au
q 2.017836329950434 9.3203e-08 au
i 2.82255770053937 4.692e-06 deg
node 32.68924817485674 7.1343e-05 deg
peri 192.202020224267 7.2459e-05 deg
M 103.3437399835957 1.2851e-05 deg
tp 2458214.673600821829
(2018-Apr-06.17360082)
4.7733e-05 TDB
period 1344.034033664635
3.68
7.3148e-06
2.003e-08
d
yr
n .2678503601716291 1.4578e-09 deg/d
Q 2.749083943896193 9.9744e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1385  
   data-arc span      23625 days (64.68 yr)  
   first obs. used      1955-03-23  
   last obs. used      2019-11-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55122  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-03 22:38:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.00888 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.23179 au 
 T_jup = 3.519 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.7   n/a MPO296233  
diameter diameter 2.906 km 0.285 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.276   0.063 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

11755 Paczynski           Discovered 1960 Sept. 24 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Polish-born astrophysicist Bohdan Paczynski (b. 1940), at Princeton University since 1982, is known for his theoretical work on \gamma -ray bursters---he was an early proponent of their being at cosmological distances---and for leading searches for gravitational lensing by low-mass stars and substellar objects.
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Reference: 20040306/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-03-08

Alternate Designations
 2691 P-L = 1999 CW20 
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