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15062 (1999 AL2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015062
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1040439667494098 3.3311e-08  
a 3.015066558284873 1.7005e-08 au
q 2.701367073547424 1.0002e-07 au
i 8.945588505502965 4.7991e-06 deg
node 331.7484535063201 2.3003e-05 deg
peri 78.31638323508054 3.3163e-05 deg
M 88.06624615582079 2.2929e-05 deg
tp 2458532.710179960139
(2019-Feb-18.21017996)
0.00012167 TDB
period 1912.246093882353
5.24
1.6178e-05
4.429e-08
d
yr
n .1882602878111295 1.5927e-09 deg/d
Q 3.328766043022321 1.8775e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1819  
   data-arc span      23546 days (64.47 yr)  
   first obs. used      1955-11-11  
   last obs. used      2020-04-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47634  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 04:07:18  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.72922 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.04582 au 
 T_jup = 3.222 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.2   n/a MPO458965  
diameter diameter 7.641 km 0.245 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 6.821 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); 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:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
[Durech, J.; Hanus, J.; Ali-Lagoa, V. (2018) Astron. Astrophys. 617, A57.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.303   0.033 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

15062 (1999 AL2)          Discovered 1999-Jan-09 by Kobayashi, T. at Oizumi
Reference: 20000523/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1999 AL2 = 1986 PH1 = 1987 YU2 
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