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13123 Tyson (1994 KA)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2013123
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2714807727236389 4.4757e-08  
a 2.359880094565065 1.1284e-08 au
q 1.719218022957407 1.0802e-07 au
i 23.2867700704714 4.6888e-06 deg
node 68.80178328391042 1.1837e-05 deg
peri 251.8968709210967 1.5164e-05 deg
M 350.7201770304663 1.4066e-05 deg
tp 2459034.632690514822
(2020-Jul-04.13269051)
5.1885e-05 TDB
period 1324.138254110838
3.63
9.497e-06
2.6e-08
d
yr
n .271874933665247 1.9499e-09 deg/d
Q 3.000542166172723 1.4347e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1748  
   data-arc span      24193 days (66.24 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-02-14  
   last obs. used      2019-05-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4063  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 02:07:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .833832 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.53963 au 
 T_jup = 3.396 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.5   n/a MPO473945  
diameter diameter 10.875 km 0.609 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.3303 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Krotz, J.; Albers, K.; Carbo, L.; Kragh, K.; et al. (2010) Minor Planet Bull. 37, 99-101.]
[Pravec, P.; Scheirich, P.; Kusnirak, P.; Hornoch, K.; et al. (2016) Icarus 267, 267-295.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.197   0.025 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

13123 Tyson           Discovered 1994 May 16 by C. S. Shoemaker and D. H. Levy at Palomar.
Neil deGrasse Tyson (b. 1958) is the youngest-ever director of New York's Hayden Planetarium. He spearheaded the complete redesign of the planetarium that reopened in 2000. He also teaches astronomy at Princeton University.
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Reference: 20001111/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

Alternate Designations
 1994 KA = 1995 YO2 
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