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14134 Penkala (1998 RP42)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014134
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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 .1218381338462411 3.7406e-08  
a 2.550669941015606 1.0661e-08 au
q 2.239901075344563 9.5526e-08 au
i 4.482396459611334 4.4659e-06 deg
node 265.187209527768 5.7051e-05 deg
peri 166.150864584557 6.0734e-05 deg
M 103.0659199118534 2.1189e-05 deg
tp 2458774.516864183739
(2019-Oct-18.01686418)
8.6882e-05 TDB
period 1487.920828000266
4.07
9.3287e-06
2.554e-08
d
yr
n .2419483572145652 1.5169e-09 deg/d
Q 2.861438806686649 1.196e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1498  
   data-arc span      24158 days (66.14 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-12-22  
   last obs. used      2021-02-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5151  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 00:17:55  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.25432 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.38729 au 
 T_jup = 3.426 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.48   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 3.299 km 0.852 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.339   0.290 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

14134 Penkala           Discovered 1998 Sept. 14 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Brad Penkala mentored a finalist in the 2002 Discovery Channel Youth Science Challenge (DCYSC), a middle school science competition. He teaches at the Goleta Valley Junior High School, Goleta, California.
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Reference: 20021021/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
2019-Feb-14 01:10 < 00:01 Thisb 0.0323544955265672 0.0323532044525078 0.0323557866626834 4.46812049815637 4.46812045099186 2458528.548469743 0.29070161828221 117.413915596855 44.7119750319058 64.7626660342089 99437.9323021147 T 26 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-13 00:18:02 2021-Apr-13 00:18

Alternate Designations
 1998 RP42 = 2000 CS44 
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