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1496 Turku (1938 SA1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001496
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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 .1622314463680874 3.3639e-08  
a 2.205470322536413 5.5199e-09 au
q 1.847673682189438 7.5456e-08 au
i 2.501183806760154 3.5658e-06 deg
node 294.3710372583867 8.029e-05 deg
peri .9118327758260083 8.108e-05 deg
M 271.095483059148 1.322e-05 deg
tp 2458895.941554622182
(2020-Feb-16.44155462)
4.4453e-05 TDB
period 1196.327963119643
3.28
4.4913e-06
1.23e-08
d
yr
n .3009208269789452 1.1297e-09 deg/d
Q 2.563266962883387 6.4154e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2764  
   data-arc span      33237 days (91.00 yr)  
   first obs. used      1928-08-17  
   last obs. used      2019-08-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .43977  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Sep-23 19:18:08  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .830962 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.61783 au 
 T_jup = 3.643 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.5   n/a MPO435710  
diameter diameter 7.758 km 0.072 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 6.47 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2006) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Durech, J.; Hanus, J.; Oszkiewsicz, D.; Vanco, R. (2016) Astron. Astrophys. 587, A48.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.203   0.024 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  

1496 Turku (1938 SA1)          Discovered 1938-Sep-22 by Vaisala, Y. at Turku
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
2133-Jan-17 23:32 00:01 Vesta 0.0444842113183047 0.0444787354701775 0.0444896872578544 3.27677147721055 3.27677066092409 2500139.480572510 1.16377734263487 289.005766825015 19.9873122106481 20.2514359811936 116514.474882969 T 28 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2019-Sep-23 19:18:18 2019-Sep-23 19:18

Alternate Designations
 1938 SA1 = 1928 QN = 1928 RE = 1950 EC = 1954 MH = 1957 HB 
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