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14361 Boscovich (1988 DE)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014361
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 36 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09598814821882148 1.3011e-08  
a 2.582634108061346 1.0147e-08 au
q 2.334731842501769 3.7694e-08 au
i 13.24209022270378 9.5674e-07 deg
node 352.7112108080551 3.3893e-06 deg
peri 174.8499453803003 9.5892e-06 deg
M 316.5105610920114 1.0125e-05 deg
tp 2459383.636139105843
(2021-Jun-18.13613911)
4.2514e-05 TDB
period 1515.977481741963
4.15
8.9338e-06
2.446e-08
d
yr
n .237470545793553 1.3994e-09 deg/d
Q 2.830536373620922 1.112e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2559  
   data-arc span      16358 days (44.79 yr)  
   first obs. used      1976-05-31  
   last obs. used      2021-03-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .41099  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 00:26:25  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.34094 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.13948 au 
 T_jup = 3.380 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.21   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 7.613 km 0.168 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.211   0.055 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

14361 Boscovich           Discovered 1988 Feb. 17 at Osservatorio San Vittore.
Ruggiero Giuseppe Boscovich (1711-1787), Jesuit professor of mathematics and philosophy at Rome and Pavia, was for some years in Paris and later in Milan, where he founded the Brera Astronomical Observatory. He wrote on the determination of orbits of comets, mathematics and optics.
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Reference: 20010109/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-05-11

Alternate Designations
 1988 DE = 1990 UY11 
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