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15332 CERN (1993 TU24)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015332
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05542790526456279 4.3015e-08  
a 2.5509346298618 1.0947e-08 au
q 2.409541666861728 1.1031e-07 au
i 7.036156816313625 4.7269e-06 deg
node 51.41014252539275 3.4057e-05 deg
peri 181.8750017551055 5.2658e-05 deg
M 335.8054107601592 3.9432e-05 deg
tp 2459100.514547351408
(2020-Sep-08.01454735)
0.00016303 TDB
period 1488.152441423468
4.07
9.5797e-06
2.623e-08
d
yr
n .241910700798668 1.5573e-09 deg/d
Q 2.692327592861873 1.1554e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1782  
   data-arc span      13471 days (36.88 yr)  
   first obs. used      1983-02-19  
   last obs. used      2020-01-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49118  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jan-28 23:46:53  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.39834 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.28675 au 
 T_jup = 3.427 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.4   n/a MPO467858  

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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