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2109 Dhotel (1950 TH2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002109
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 36 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2612564397196637 4.0059e-08  
a 2.691346252187057 9.837e-09 au
q 1.988214712287806 1.0999e-07 au
i 8.074860088760207 4.4878e-06 deg
node 162.1293811501163 2.4349e-05 deg
peri 192.196935566859 2.5084e-05 deg
M 292.3739802087889 8.0482e-06 deg
tp 2459303.445228036990
(2021-Mar-29.94522804)
3.7057e-05 TDB
period 1612.697042204015
4.42
8.8417e-06
2.421e-08
d
yr
n .2232285361595263 1.2239e-09 deg/d
Q 3.394477792086308 1.2407e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2597  
   data-arc span      32044 days (87.73 yr)  
   first obs. used      1932-08-04  
   last obs. used      2020-04-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46462  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 01:35:08  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .983923 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.04925 au 
 T_jup = 3.308 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.0   n/a MPO473793  
diameter diameter 20.408 km 0.444 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 32. h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on fragmentary lightcurve(s), may be completely wrong.
Published Reference List:
[Binzel, R.P.; Mulholland, J.D. (1983) Icarus 56, 519-533.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.051   0.003 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

2109 Dhotel (1950 TH2)          Discovered 1950-Oct-13 by Arend, S. at Uccle
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1950 TH2 = 1932 PA = 1941 SH2 = 1963 RA = 1972 RW3 
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