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1948 Kampala (1935 GL)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001948
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1688611784707739 4.8621e-08  
a 2.534481446230227 9.5401e-09 au
q 2.106505922407479 1.2356e-07 au
i 5.826202972218762 4.39e-06 deg
node 23.26363030070879 4.2474e-05 deg
peri 179.5356901049771 4.6044e-05 deg
M 44.18452505771759 2.259e-05 deg
tp 2458819.616150613413
(2019-Dec-02.11615061)
9.2077e-05 TDB
period 1473.778108831276
4.03
8.3212e-06
2.278e-08
d
yr
n .2442701501961407 1.3792e-09 deg/d
Q 2.962456970052974 1.1151e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1860  
   data-arc span      31070 days (85.07 yr)  
   first obs. used      1935-04-03  
   last obs. used      2020-04-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49758  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 01:32:57  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.10321 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.99571 au 
 T_jup = 3.422 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.8   n/a MPO265967  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B S   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)

1948 Kampala           Discovered 1935 Apr. 3 by C. Jackson at Johannesburg.
Named for the capital of Uganda.
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Reference: MPC 5183Last Updated: 2006-03-21

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Alternate Designations
 1935 GL = 1935 JL = 1939 GJ 
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