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15703 Yrjola (1987 SU1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015703
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1336954460618442 3.4611e-08  
a 2.209565243415579 8.6437e-09 au
q 1.914156432594386 7.7058e-08 au
i 6.025803609456688 4.5463e-06 deg
node 254.5070387898116 4.3565e-05 deg
peri 122.5274230186745 4.8139e-05 deg
M 212.4146708040684 2.2345e-05 deg
tp 2459092.312269557055
(2020-Aug-30.81226956)
7.5957e-05 TDB
period 1199.661362041536
3.28
7.0395e-06
1.927e-08
d
yr
n .3000846833871236 1.7609e-09 deg/d
Q 2.504974054236772 9.7993e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1210  
   data-arc span      23661 days (64.78 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-07-28  
   last obs. used      2019-05-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53221  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 02:21:13  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .923538 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.96512 au 
 T_jup = 3.639 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.8   n/a MPO337391  
diameter diameter 2.832 km 0.112 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.349   0.034 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

15703 Yrj{ö}l{ä}           Discovered 1987 Sept. 21 by E. Bowell at the Anderson Mesa Station of the Lowell Observatory.
Ilkka Yrj{ö}l{ä} (b. 1959), a long-term dedicated amateur astronomer in Kuusankoski, Finland, who has observed meteor showers using systematic counts of reflections by meteor forward scatter. He has confirmed many meteor outbursts, including the 1994 Aurigid shower.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2014-07-12Last Updated: 2014-08-13

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Alternate Designations
 1987 SU1 = 1954 OY = 1989 EG12 
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