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2094 Magnitka (1971 TC2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002094
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 31 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09617231381081537 4.9168e-08  
a 2.232898321335313 7.4512e-09 au
q 2.01815532326821 1.1007e-07 au
i 5.029259443186085 3.8557e-06 deg
node 281.9199540065978 5.3785e-05 deg
peri 251.9048708017121 5.6647e-05 deg
M 84.19326876656717 1.8597e-05 deg
tp 2458715.479092806894
6.2693e-05 TDB
period 1218.71413347789
n .2953933084969275 1.4786e-09 deg/d
Q 2.447641319402415 8.1678e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2332  
   data-arc span      28301 days (77.48 yr)  
   first obs. used      1941-11-16  
   last obs. used      2019-05-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .43796  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-29 19:30:24  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.03002 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.54208 au 
 T_jup = 3.629 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.0   n/a MPO431518  
diameter diameter 10.121 km 0.408 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
rotation period rot_per 6.1124 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Pravec, P.; Wolf, M.; Sarounova, L. (2006)]
[Menke, J.; Cooney, W.; Gross, J.; Terrell, D. (2008) Minor Planet Bull. 35, 155-160.]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Broz, M.; Marciniak, A.; et al. (2013) Astron. Astrophys. 551, A67.]
[Behrend, R. (2016) Observatoire de Geneve web site,]
geometric albedo albedo 0.132   0.025 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

2094 Magnitka           Discovered 1971 Oct. 12 at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Named for the town of Magnitogorsk, one of the largest centers of metallurgy in the U.S.S.R.
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Reference: MPC 5282Last Updated: 2007-10-23

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Alternate Designations
 1971 TC2 = 1941 WK = 1951 WP = 1956 EB = 1964 TD = 1968 WE = 1977 FG 
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