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15790 Keizan (1993 TC)
Classification: Mars-crossing Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015790
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3166904752447348 4.2085e-08  
a 2.360220004304519 1.1468e-08 au
q 1.612760809459191 9.8917e-08 au
i 22.859940983999 4.9494e-06 deg
node 23.54618643918431 1.1718e-05 deg
peri 293.46191593378 1.3982e-05 deg
M 51.53605159779873 1.2102e-05 deg
tp 2458410.901106343045
(2018-Oct-19.40110634)
4.3605e-05 TDB
period 1324.42435150424
3.63
9.6532e-06
2.643e-08
d
yr
n .2718162042181745 1.9812e-09 deg/d
Q 3.107679199149848 1.51e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1437  
   data-arc span      13621 days (37.29 yr)  
   first obs. used      1982-08-22  
   last obs. used      2019-12-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47671  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-14 00:03:48  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .724 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.61751 au 
 T_jup = 3.382 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5   n/a MPO358784  
diameter diameter 5.606 km 1.017 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2015ApJ...814..117N)  
rotation period rot_per 19.68 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Hoot, J.E. (2015) http://www.planetarysciences.org/]
geometric albedo albedo 0.243   0.124 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2015ApJ...814..117N)  

15790 Keizan           Discovered 1993 Oct. 8 by M. Mukai and M. Takeishi at the JCPM Kagoshima Station.
The Japanese priest Keizan Zenji (1268-1325) practised asceticism at the Eiheiji Temple in Fukui prefecture and built Sojiji Temple in 1321. Afterwards he built temples in various parts of Japan to spread Zen Buddhism.
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Reference: 20030106/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1993 TC = 1999 AP22 
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