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1930 Lucifer (1964 UA)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001930
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1416540419745413 4.3262e-08  
a 2.899371938569005 1.2092e-08 au
q 2.488664184283144 1.2289e-07 au
i 14.05741845290108 4.8807e-06 deg
node 318.5106280624202 1.5734e-05 deg
peri 341.6438905935335 2.3022e-05 deg
M 174.1265268830943 1.9507e-05 deg
tp 2458128.298637553745
(2018-Jan-09.79863755)
9.5474e-05 TDB
period 1803.243285794479
4.94
1.1281e-05
3.089e-08
d
yr
n .1996402830588608 1.249e-09 deg/d
Q 3.310079692854866 1.3805e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2573  
   data-arc span      23955 days (65.59 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-09-23  
   last obs. used      2020-04-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44854  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 01:32:20  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.47741 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.97916 au 
 T_jup = 3.228 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.0   n/a MPO416727  
diameter diameter 34.437 km 0.168 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 13.056 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2005) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Warner, B.D. (2005) Minor Planet Bull. 32, 54-58.]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Broz, M.; Warner, B.D.; et al. (2011) Astron. Astrophys. 530, A134.]
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.067   0.007 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B Cgh   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 based on a high-resolution spectrum by Xu et al. (1995) or Bus and Binzel (2002)

1930 Lucifer (1964 UA)          Discovered 1964-Oct-29 by Roemer, E. at Flagstaff (USNO)
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1964 UA = 1954 SQ = 1954 TC 
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