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15332 CERN (1993 TU24)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015332
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05556367579827351 2.9482e-08  
a 2.551296871291337 9.1593e-09 au
q 2.409537439069755 7.7698e-08 au
i 7.03565849209003 7.8331e-07 deg
node 51.40861933544755 5.0604e-06 deg
peri 182.0002601971977 1.1772e-05 deg
M 24.07105352274998 9.3508e-06 deg
tp 2459100.974923668140
(2020-Sep-08.47492367)
3.8653e-05 TDB
period 1488.469436770065
4.08
8.0155e-06
2.195e-08
d
yr
n .241859181725081 1.3024e-09 deg/d
Q 2.693056303512918 9.6682e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2151  
   data-arc span      13688 days (37.48 yr)  
   first obs. used      1983-02-19  
   last obs. used      2020-08-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4641  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 00:55:34  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.39696 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.28504 au 
 T_jup = 3.427 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.37   n/a E2021B10  

15332 CERN           Discovered 1993 Oct. 9 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory.
With its 27-km cyclotron, CERN (the European Organization for Nuclear Physics), located in Geneva, is the world's largest particle laboratory. It is currently involved with the search for how particles become mass.
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Reference: 20081113/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-11-17

Alternate Designations
 1993 TU24 = 1983 DM = 1997 UC5 
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