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1886 Lowell (1949 MP)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001886
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 39 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1567536012836494 3.2686e-08  
a 2.627680877942014 8.8796e-09 au
q 2.215782437300422 8.5275e-08 au
i 14.87880684554957 3.8013e-06 deg
node 82.2574967762375 1.2466e-05 deg
peri 217.5594092317375 1.7166e-05 deg
M 215.6964868806671 1.3773e-05 deg
tp 2459624.136838644004
(2022-Feb-13.63683864)
6.0959e-05 TDB
period 1555.812863171126
4.26
7.8862e-06
2.159e-08
d
yr
n .2313902966878885 1.1729e-09 deg/d
Q 3.039579318583606 1.0272e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2812  
   data-arc span      29293 days (80.20 yr)  
   first obs. used      1940-04-10  
   last obs. used      2020-06-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .41862  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-13 04:14:34  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.21724 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.17412 au 
 T_jup = 3.337 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.1   n/a MPO267715  

1886 Lowell (1949 MP)          Discovered 1949-Jun-21 by Giclas, H. L. at Flagstaff (LO)
and R. D. Schaldach.
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1949 MP = 1940 GR 
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