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18413 Adamspencer (1993 LD1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2018413
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 18 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1222207533190256 5.5187e-08  
a 3.049726422420823 2.5207e-08 au
q 2.676986561655613 1.7533e-07 au
i 11.1957202543839 5.94e-06 deg
node 335.415135754888 2.3446e-05 deg
peri 338.7560402780083 3.0813e-05 deg
M 234.963006384653 2.3157e-05 deg
tp 2459276.156209989290
(2021-Mar-02.65620999)
0.0001299 TDB
period 1945.314171135746
5.33
2.4118e-05
6.603e-08
d
yr
n .1850600819865609 2.2944e-09 deg/d
Q 3.422466283186033 2.8288e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      970  
   data-arc span      16655 days (45.60 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-09-20  
   last obs. used      2019-04-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53875  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-12 22:37:45  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.66627 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.91183 au 
 T_jup = 3.197 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9   n/a MPO340829  
diameter diameter 5.858 km 0.077 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.089   0.009 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

18413 Adamspencer           Discovered 1993 June 13 by R. H. McNaught at Siding Spring Observatory.
Adam Spencer (b. 1969) is an Australian mathematics communicator, television and radio presenter. Spencer's career has moved from mathematics research to stand-up pure maths comedy and "The Sleek Geeks" science comedy duo. He holds positions promoting the understanding and development of science.
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Reference: 20120406/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2012-04-09

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Alternate Designations
 1993 LD1 = 5107 T-2 
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