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15106 Swanson (2000 CA45)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015106
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 21 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2073772260037023 2.869e-08  
a 2.611390146078576 1.1995e-08 au
q 2.069847301571397 7.4812e-08 au
i 4.084408456102143 5.5984e-06 deg
node 209.016491997077 5.921e-05 deg
peri 249.0142556666268 6.1294e-05 deg
M 229.0946066295127 1.6329e-05 deg
tp 2459160.981274682838
(2020-Nov-07.48127468)
7.1954e-05 TDB
period 1541.367041423304
4.22
1.062e-05
2.908e-08
d
yr
n .2335589060393913 1.6092e-09 deg/d
Q 3.152932990585754 1.4482e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1107  
   data-arc span      12051 days (32.99 yr)  
   first obs. used      1986-11-28  
   last obs. used      2019-11-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .57105  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-13 23:54:52  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.09091 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.0468 au 
 T_jup = 3.375 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.6   n/a MPO492919  
rotation period rot_per 39.580 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:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

15106 Swanson           Discovered 2000 Feb. 2 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Named in honor of Marie Swanson for mentoring a finalist in the 2001 Discovery Young Scientist Challenge (DYSC), a middle school science competition. Swanson is a teacher at the Van Wyck Junior High School, Wappingers Falls, New York.
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Reference: 20011002/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-05-11

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Alternate Designations
 2000 CA45 = 1986 WP6 = 1990 TN7 = 1998 RG27 
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