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15332 CERN (1993 TU24)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015332
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 34 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05606374350937698 2.8787e-08  
a 2.55282455165511 9.0749e-09 au
q 2.409703650766678 7.5746e-08 au
i 7.033616836426904 7.826e-07 deg
node 51.37922871557668 5.0357e-06 deg
peri 182.3902092095246 1.1726e-05 deg
M 71.07421989914732 9.3198e-06 deg
tp 2459102.369893801321
(2020-Sep-09.86989380)
3.8531e-05 TDB
period 1489.806548447179
4.08
7.9441e-06
2.175e-08
d
yr
n .2416421114373722 1.2885e-09 deg/d
Q 2.695945452543543 9.5837e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2203  
   data-arc span      14005 days (38.34 yr)  
   first obs. used      1983-02-19  
   last obs. used      2021-06-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46115  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-08 03:48:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.3988 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.28152 au 
 T_jup = 3.426 
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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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