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1232 Cortusa (1931 TF2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001232
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 45 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1361571972602489 1.9482e-08  
a 3.186807842302041 1.195e-08 au
q 2.752901018287214 6.193e-08 au
i 10.34969793156239 4.8703e-07 deg
node 261.1731887951847 4.232e-06 deg
peri 340.8622423453078 1.0076e-05 deg
M 57.1110664479087 6.9281e-06 deg
tp 2459066.852328904221
(2020-Aug-05.35232890)
3.9676e-05 TDB
period 2077.936361120536
5.69
1.1688e-05
3.2e-08
d
yr
n .1732488091241969 9.7451e-10 deg/d
Q 3.620714666316868 1.3578e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3115  
   data-arc span      33255 days (91.05 yr)  
   first obs. used      1930-07-22  
   last obs. used      2021-08-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .39001  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-25 07:28:13  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.74237 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.44689 au 
 T_jup = 3.158 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.35   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 36.367 km 0.463 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 25.16 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:
[Behrend, R. (2004) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
geometric albedo albedo 0.072   0.012 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

1232 Cortusa (1931 TF2)          Discovered 1931-Oct-10 by Reinmuth, K. at Heidelberg
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1931 TF2 = 1930 OH 
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