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1585 Union (1947 RG)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001585
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 48 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3090488635681853 2.7353e-08  
a 2.926988249531072 9.4476e-09 au
q 2.022405857336062 7.9892e-08 au
i 26.19014330843669 4.1247e-06 deg
node 150.0927065629226 7.8053e-06 deg
peri 264.4148752933093 1.1143e-05 deg
M 141.249066165 9.8426e-06 deg
tp 2458282.849519787917
(2018-Jun-13.34951979)
4.8088e-05 TDB
period 1829.068183534423
5.01
8.8557e-06
2.425e-08
d
yr
n .1968215308979622 9.5294e-10 deg/d
Q 3.831570641726081 1.2367e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2969  
   data-arc span      29782 days (81.54 yr)  
   first obs. used      1939-02-21  
   last obs. used      2020-09-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42428  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-13 04:17:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.20656 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.26291 au 
 T_jup = 3.058 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.4   n/a MPO473785 IRAS observations used: 6
diameter diameter 55.271 km 0.243 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 12.798 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Polakis, T. (2019) Minor Planet Bull. 46, 287-292.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.031   0.004 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
B-V BV 0.590   0.020 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=1; phase=8.56 deg.
U-B UB 0.290   0.030 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=1; phase=8.56 deg.

1585 Union (1947 RG)          Discovered 1947-Sep-07 by Johnson, E. L. at Johannesburg (UO)
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1947 RG = 1929 DB = 1937 QF = 1939 CD1 = 1944 DG = 1949 EE = 1952 QA1 = 1952 SD 
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