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14941 Tomswift (1995 FY2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014941
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1300026465394873 3.2072e-08  
a 2.760460681906514 1.2134e-08 au
q 2.401593487590469 9.2305e-08 au
i 9.022185058844336 5.1169e-06 deg
node 9.167589964549169 2.2962e-05 deg
peri 76.45304154276683 3.1096e-05 deg
M 290.1306837825497 2.2096e-05 deg
tp 2459525.628295855388
(2021-Nov-07.12829586)
0.0001037 TDB
period 1675.215857897669
4.59
1.1046e-05
3.024e-08
d
yr
n .2148976791873174 1.417e-09 deg/d
Q 3.119327876222559 1.3712e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1183  
   data-arc span      9955 days (27.26 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-10-11  
   last obs. used      2021-01-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53943  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 00:43:09  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.43644 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.14088 au 
 T_jup = 3.311 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.46   n/a E2021B10  

14941 Tomswift           Discovered 1995 Mar. 23 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak.
Tom Swift, Senior, and Tom Swift, Junior, were fictional father-and-son geniuses whose scientific adventures, in successive series of novels, inspired generations of young readers throughout the twentieth century to pursue science.
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Reference: 20030614/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-04-26

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Alternate Designations
 1995 FY2 = 1993 TY8 
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