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15434 Mittal (1998 VM25)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015434
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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 .1219597373562054 3.3848e-08  
a 2.290445492580264 7.5083e-09 au
q 2.01110336187647 7.7348e-08 au
i 3.879408904018239 4.5386e-06 deg
node 217.3585311130347 5.4742e-05 deg
peri 227.665676845814 5.7973e-05 deg
M 47.48999003874533 1.8764e-05 deg
tp 2458833.476359257081
(2019-Dec-15.97635926)
6.5786e-05 TDB
period 1266.130201720281
3.47
6.2257e-06
1.705e-08
d
yr
n .2843309475683235 1.3981e-09 deg/d
Q 2.569787623284057 8.424e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1253  
   data-arc span      9277 days (25.40 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-09-09  
   last obs. used      2020-02-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53337  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 21:18:14  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.02953 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.62298 au 
 T_jup = 3.586 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.1   n/a MPO347646  
diameter diameter 2.582 km 0.474 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 8.52 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Warner, B.D. (2013) Minor Planet Bull. 40, 71-80.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.290   0.137 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

15434 Mittal           Discovered 1998 Nov. 10 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Alexander Chow Mittal (b. 1985) was named a finalist in the 2003 Intel Science Talent Search, a science competition for high school seniors, for his chemistry project. He attends the Greenwich High School, Greenwich, Connecticut.
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Reference: 20030216/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2011-11-22

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Alternate Designations
 1998 VM25 = 2000 GY73 
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