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1446 Sillanpaa (1938 BA)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001446
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1013446307632491 3.6294e-08  
a 2.245344063969732 5.6436e-09 au
q 2.017790498870267 8.1519e-08 au
i 5.256614069925007 4.1652e-06 deg
node 17.54105725305024 3.7411e-05 deg
peri 196.5219222744914 4.1582e-05 deg
M 332.1290402379447 1.7732e-05 deg
tp 2458695.641983081405
(2019-Jul-31.14198308)
6.054e-05 TDB
period 1228.917633325881
3.36
4.6333e-06
1.269e-08
d
yr
n .2929407067141791 1.1044e-09 deg/d
Q 2.472897629069198 6.2156e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2474  
   data-arc span      29689 days (81.28 yr)  
   first obs. used      1938-01-26  
   last obs. used      2019-05-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .43326  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-29 19:23:03  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.01236 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.4938 au 
 T_jup = 3.619 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.6   n/a MPO332828  
diameter diameter 8.167 km 0.154 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 9.6602 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Galad, A. (2009) Minor Planet Bull. 36, 183-186.]
[Pravec, P.; Wolf, M.; Sarounova, L. (2009) http://www.asu.cas.cz/~ppravec/neo.htm]
[Hanus, J.; Broz, M.; Durech, J.; Warner, B.D.; et al. (2013) Astron. Astrophys. 559, A134.]
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.241   0.046 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  

1446 Sillanpaa (1938 BA)          Discovered 1938-Jan-26 by Vaisala, Y. at Turku
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1938 BA = 1935 GB = 1952 HQ3 = 1955 DQ = 1965 EA 
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