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14463 McCarter (1993 GA1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014463
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1183001041490652 4.2684e-08  
a 2.312440323449461 6.8254e-09 au
q 2.038878392346892 9.9445e-08 au
i 7.113063258458139 4.4691e-06 deg
node 7.335612908614032 2.5633e-05 deg
peri 15.02425920237025 2.9514e-05 deg
M 64.87944743955859 1.3088e-05 deg
tp 2458769.022454138846
(2019-Oct-12.52245414)
4.6864e-05 TDB
period 1284.411624924013
3.52
5.6866e-06
1.557e-08
d
yr
n .2802839782934058 1.2409e-09 deg/d
Q 2.586002254552031 7.6329e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1691  
   data-arc span      10078 days (27.59 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-03-19  
   last obs. used      2020-10-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4951  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-13 02:39:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.04225 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.8787 au 
 T_jup = 3.564 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.7   n/a MPO302155  
diameter diameter 2.339 km 0.392 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.561   0.268 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

14463 McCarter           Discovered 1993 Apr. 15 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak.
David Graham McCarter (b. 1946), an amateur astronomer in London, Ontario, is an indefatigable observer and a respected telescope maker who served as president of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, London Centre, beginning in 2000.
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Reference: 20030614/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-04-26

Alternate Designations
 1993 GA1 = 1996 FO15 
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