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2007 McCuskey (1963 SQ)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002007
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 37 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1145810929619791 3.3069e-08  
a 2.384305637293722 7.3655e-09 au
q 2.1111092914172 7.9876e-08 au
i 3.041177998840518 3.6876e-06 deg
node 17.02919108917973 6.3355e-05 deg
peri 185.3352152560218 6.5199e-05 deg
M 315.0245276683581 1.6371e-05 deg
tp 2459168.502036992973
(2020-Nov-15.00203699)
6.1438e-05 TDB
period 1344.749264032071
3.68
6.2312e-06
1.706e-08
d
yr
n .2677078988841256 1.2405e-09 deg/d
Q 2.657501983170245 8.2094e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3008  
   data-arc span      24712 days (67.66 yr)  
   first obs. used      1952-10-17  
   last obs. used      2020-06-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42975  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jun-23 15:39:38  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.10782 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.3007 au 
 T_jup = 3.525 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.1   n/a MPO347534  
diameter diameter 25.733 km 0.089 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 8.611 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Klinglesmith III, D.A.; Franco, L. (2013) Minor Planet Bull. 40, 177-178.]
[Cantu, S.; Adolphson, M.; Montgomery, K.; Renshaw, T. (2015) Minor Planet Bull. 42, 28-29.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.038   0.007 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

2007 McCuskey (1963 SQ)          Discovered 1963-Sep-22 by Goethe Link Observatory at Brooklyn
Discovered by the Indiana Asteroid Program, Goethe Link Observatory, University of Indiana. This program was conceived and directed by F. K. Edmondson; the plates were blinked and measured astrometrically by B. Potter and, following her retirement, by D. Owings; and the photometry was performed under the direction of T. Gehrels. During the years 1947-1967, in which the plates were exposed, a large number of people participated in various aspects of the program.
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1963 SQ = 1936 HP = 1941 SW1 = 1943 EL = 1947 GE = 1951 LV = 1952 SB1 = 1952 UR1 = 1958 GB = 1963 TL = 1963 VC = 1965 CA = 1965 CC = 1966 OB = 1969 EC1 = 1970 QD1 = A921 EK 
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