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14623 Kamoun (1998 UE24)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014623
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 21 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09342356369611839 4.6281e-08  
a 2.335352658227141 9.9913e-09 au
q 2.117175690408358 1.1063e-07 au
i 7.668453956764765 4.922e-06 deg
node 79.45326350287117 3.4841e-05 deg
peri 313.8092905043879 4.2772e-05 deg
M 264.8678453952871 2.4132e-05 deg
tp 2458944.970445844869
(2020-Apr-05.47044584)
8.7502e-05 TDB
period 1303.548322009827
3.57
8.3654e-06
2.29e-08
d
yr
n .2761692788227043 1.7723e-09 deg/d
Q 2.553529626045924 1.0925e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      909  
   data-arc span      10222 days (27.99 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-11-03  
   last obs. used      2019-10-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55008  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 03:50:32  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.13187 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.8026 au 
 T_jup = 3.550 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.2   n/a MPO435838  
diameter diameter 5.543 km 0.076 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.078   0.014 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

14623 Kamoun           Discovered 1998 Oct. 17 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Paul G. D. Kamoun (b. 1953) has studied the radar detectability of comets. Using the 12.6-cm wavelength radar at Arecibo, he succeeded in detecting, for the first time, the nuclei of 2P/Encke (in 1980) and 26P/Grigg-Skjellerup (in 1982). The name was suggested by P. Michel.
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Reference: 20040504/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-05-11

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Alternate Designations
 1998 UE24 = 1997 LT15 
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