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15263 Erwingroten (1990 TY7)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015263
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1140154799788465 3.9664e-08  
a 2.404450123622985 8.2636e-09 au
q 2.130305588692913 9.4419e-08 au
i 2.970294800393936 4.4754e-06 deg
node 26.32798390740847 7.4149e-05 deg
peri 116.4626619274296 7.6292e-05 deg
M 243.3339791901711 1.8746e-05 deg
tp 2459441.830528903004
(2021-Aug-15.33052890)
7.1813e-05 TDB
period 1361.827456719911
3.73
7.0205e-06
1.922e-08
d
yr
n .2643506695533175 1.3628e-09 deg/d
Q 2.678594658553056 9.2058e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1504  
   data-arc span      16538 days (45.28 yr)  
   first obs. used      1974-07-23  
   last obs. used      2019-11-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5184  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-03 23:19:21  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.1447 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.32727 au 
 T_jup = 3.513 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.6   n/a MPO395151  
diameter diameter 3.205 km 0.107 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 1.90 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 lower-limit; Incomplete or inconclusive result.
Published Reference List:
[Erasmus, N.; McNeill, A.; Mommert, M.; Trilling, D.E.; et al. (2018) Ap. J. Suppl. Series 237, A19.]
[Erasmus, N.; McNeill, A.; Mommert, N.; Trilling, D.E.; et al. (2019) Ap. J. Suppl. Series 242, A15.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.359   0.040 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

15263 Erwingroten           Discovered 1990 Oct. 13 by L. D. Schmadel and F. Börngen at Tautenburg.
Erwin Groten (b. 1935) is a pioneer in modern geodesy. For three decades until his retirement in 2003 he served as director of the Institute of Physical Geodesy at the Technical University in Darmstadt. He contributed significantly to the definition of fundamental astronomical and geodetic reference frames.
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Reference: 20030501/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1990 TY7 = 1994 WT11 
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