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14654 Rajivgupta (1998 YV16)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014654
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1453367003822381 3.2189e-08  
a 3.147312058027263 1.6316e-08 au
q 2.68989210844035 1.068e-07 au
i 1.46658741989893 4.7149e-06 deg
node 157.9270109366023 0.00013822 deg
peri 264.8900197174145 0.00013922 deg
M 267.1556938397782 1.6142e-05 deg
tp 2459126.469922206004
9.2564e-05 TDB
period 2039.426862293535
n .1765201815549026 1.3727e-09 deg/d
Q 3.604732007614176 1.8687e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1525  
   data-arc span      23571 days (64.53 yr)  
   first obs. used      1955-04-16  
   last obs. used      2019-10-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5369  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 03:50:44  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.70323 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.71372 au 
 T_jup = 3.192 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5   n/a MPO332955  
diameter diameter 10.567 km 0.145 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
rotation period rot_per 5.19 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Chang, C.-K.; Lin, H.-W.; Ip, W.-H.; Prince, T.A.; et al. (2016) Astrophys. J. Sup. Ser. 227, A20.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.076   0.019 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

14654 Rajivgupta           Discovered 1998 Dec. 22 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak.
Rajiv Gupta (b. 1958) is a mathematician who has been a faculty member at the University of British Columbia since 1984. He has edited the Observer's Handbook of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada since 2001 and began a term as president of the Society in 2002.
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Reference: 20030614/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-04-26

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Alternate Designations
 1998 YV16 = 1999 CO59 
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