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1886 Lowell (1949 MP)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001886
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 31 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1565404867444425 3.3373e-08  
a 2.628069758991865 9.3223e-09 au
q 2.216670439720929 8.6652e-08 au
i 14.87953277956691 4.2524e-06 deg
node 82.25961932917799 1.3927e-05 deg
peri 217.4846985430038 1.9377e-05 deg
M 123.2529823717156 1.4416e-05 deg
tp 2458067.719039844432
(2017-Nov-10.21903984)
6.1642e-05 TDB
period 1556.158252443387
4.26
8.28e-06
2.267e-08
d
yr
n .231338939619251 1.2309e-09 deg/d
Q 3.039469078262801 1.0782e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2235  
   data-arc span      28855 days (79.00 yr)  
   first obs. used      1940-04-10  
   last obs. used      2019-04-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44424  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-12 18:14:09  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.21742 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.17238 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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