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15256 (1990 RD1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015256
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 41 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08368839388518726 2.1093e-08  
a 3.164561967643513 1.359e-08 au
q 2.89972485922128 6.8108e-08 au
i 9.594990926607361 4.3342e-07 deg
node 169.4332865561155 1.8273e-06 deg
peri 248.2318038104753 5.7166e-06 deg
M 73.03288468127559 6.9746e-06 deg
tp 2458783.357165825712
(2019-Oct-26.85716583)
3.8306e-05 TDB
period 2056.216469582301
5.63
1.3245e-05
3.626e-08
d
yr
n .175078842780172 1.1278e-09 deg/d
Q 3.429399076065747 1.4727e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2699  
   data-arc span      12913 days (35.35 yr)  
   first obs. used      1985-11-06  
   last obs. used      2021-03-15  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46909  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 00:52:57  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.92738 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.90402 au 
 T_jup = 3.177 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.8   n/a MPO502286  
diameter diameter 15.408 km 0.235 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 22.824 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); 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.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.062   0.015 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

15256 (1990 RD1)          Discovered 1990-Sep-14 by Holt, H. E. at Palomar
Reference: 20000621/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1990 RD1 = 1985 VU = 1996 TR27 
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