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15006 Samcristoforetti (1998 DZ32)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015006
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .0337955003070706 4.1735e-08  
a 3.169534560355778 2.4134e-08 au
q 3.062418554148004 1.3508e-07 au
i 12.8268704531068 4.6122e-06 deg
node 90.61250364279397 2.2465e-05 deg
peri 29.79058395664839 7.678e-05 deg
M 289.8637729528742 7.3944e-05 deg
tp 2459002.042541102284
(2020-Jun-01.54254110)
0.00042425 TDB
period 2061.064885906868
5.64
2.3541e-05
6.445e-08
d
yr
n .1746669900892519 1.995e-09 deg/d
Q 3.276650566563553 2.495e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1314  
   data-arc span      11446 days (31.34 yr)  
   first obs. used      1988-08-04  
   last obs. used      2019-12-06  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53143  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-13 23:53:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.08493 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.88502 au 
 T_jup = 3.163 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5   n/a MPO452382  
diameter diameter 5.269 km 0.201 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.334   0.045 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

15006 Samcristoforetti           Discovered 1998 Feb. 27 by G. Forti and M. Tombelli at Cima Ekar.
Samantha Cristoforetti (b. 1977) became the first Italian female astronaut on 2014 Nov. 23, performing a set of science experiments onboard the International Space Station.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2015-01-05Last Updated: 2015-01-07

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Alternate Designations
 1998 DZ32 = 1996 VD10 = 1999 JN89 
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