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2074 Shoemaker (1974 UA)
Classification: Mars-crossing Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002074
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08196880048998482 4.5301e-08  
a 1.799653299304105 4.6045e-09 au
q 1.652137877062304 8.1676e-08 au
i 30.07923556633462 5.1093e-06 deg
node 207.2902292439738 7.245e-06 deg
peri 205.4404378331404 2.8399e-05 deg
M 128.5144233168482 2.9393e-05 deg
tp 2458285.702649637419
(2018-Jun-16.20264964)
7.1739e-05 TDB
period 881.8235588321866
2.41
3.3843e-06
9.266e-09
d
yr
n .4082449333478388 1.5668e-09 deg/d
Q 1.947168721545905 4.982e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1552  
   data-arc span      23774 days (65.09 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-04-08  
   last obs. used      2019-05-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .38261  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-29 19:29:59  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .667546 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 3.29482 au 
 T_jup = 3.906 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9   n/a MPO358647  
diameter diameter 3.189 km 0.330 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016AJ....152...63N)  
rotation period rot_per 2.5328 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Warner, B.D.; Stephens, R.D.; Harris, A.W.; Pravec, P. (2009) Minor Planet Bull. 36, 176-178.]
[Warner, B.D. (2011) Minor Planet Bull. 38, 33-36.]
[Klinglesmith III, D.A.; Hendrickx, S.; Madden, K.; Montgomery, S. (2016) Minor Planet Bull. 43, 123-128.]
[Warner, B.D. (2018) Minor Planet Bull. 45, 39-45.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.491   0.191 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016AJ....152...63N)  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B Sa   n/a Xu et al. (1995) Icarus 115, 1-35  

2074 Shoemaker (1974 UA)          Discovered 1974-Oct-17 by Helin, E. F. at Palomar
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29
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