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118965 (2000 WA138)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2118965
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2193380272342926 4.3532e-08  
a 2.901081759895197 1.5533e-08 au
q 2.264764209834395 1.2552e-07 au
i 7.907706848959229 3.9547e-06 deg
node 45.48894307337989 2.5285e-05 deg
peri 142.0873419714239 2.6214e-05 deg
M 263.5701046676033 8.441e-06 deg
tp 2459683.945558030291
(2022-Apr-14.44555803)
4.4616e-05 TDB
period 1804.838637343559
4.94
1.4495e-05
3.969e-08
d
yr
n .1994638149645687 1.602e-09 deg/d
Q 3.537399309955999 1.894e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1277  
   data-arc span      7362 days (20.16 yr)  
   first obs. used      2000-11-21  
   last obs. used      2021-01-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .56178  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Feb-24 09:21:11  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.27069 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.43658 au 
 T_jup = 3.237 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.4   n/a MPO417619  
rotation period rot_per 3.655 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); 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:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

118965 (2000 WA138)          Discovered 2000-Nov-21 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20051116/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2005-11-21

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Alternate Designations
 2000 WA138 = 2002 CZ12 
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