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2542 Calpurnia (1980 CF)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002542
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07384548667465642 3.9845e-08  
a 3.129583757894081 1.8465e-08 au
q 2.898478122203293 1.2509e-07 au
i 4.621406055576726 4.1986e-06 deg
node 145.7048603988123 5.3027e-05 deg
peri 48.35515002150557 5.9996e-05 deg
M 355.2616264278843 2.7025e-05 deg
tp 2458627.116754094379
(2019-May-23.61675409)
0.00015177 TDB
period 2022.219508053219
5.54
1.7897e-05
4.9e-08
d
yr
n .1780222169583214 1.5755e-09 deg/d
Q 3.36068939358487 1.9829e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2216  
   data-arc span      23688 days (64.85 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-07-03  
   last obs. used      2019-05-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .43697  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-29 21:35:23  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.90092 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.60199 au 
 T_jup = 3.204 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456109.5 (2012-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07309442953867967 3.991e-08  
q 2.902052863715205 1.2465e-07 au
tp 2456594.874843536504
(2013-Oct-29.37484354)
0.00015686 TDB
node 145.7384205395341 5.3047e-05 deg
peri 46.73565596589153 6.0137e-05 deg
i 4.61985732173772 4.1974e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2216  
   data-arc span      23688 days (64.85 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-07-03  
   last obs. used      2019-05-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .43697  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-29 21:35:23  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 1.60199 au 
 T_jup = 3.204 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 1.592843869347789E-15 -4.92789015848856E-15 1.646238901862843E-13 -5.859608880253647E-16 2.691852372467844E-14 -7.538034284013503E-16
q -4.92789015848856E-15 1.553828172958687E-14 -1.149000252213067E-12 -5.657148030791293E-15 -2.07975287213815E-13 3.430588308775901E-15
tp 1.646238901862843E-13 -1.149000252213067E-12 2.460400048105381E-8 2.651231965460318E-11 4.467532739154531E-9 -2.02726556508029E-12
node -5.859608880253647E-16 -5.657148030791293E-15 2.651231965460318E-11 2.813945140770399E-9 -2.79986662611025E-9 2.4325298607059E-11
peri 2.691852372467844E-14 -2.07975287213815E-13 4.467532739154531E-9 -2.79986662611025E-9 3.616398655274437E-9 -2.456607921580492E-11
i -7.538034284013503E-16 3.430588308775901E-15 -2.02726556508029E-12 2.4325298607059E-11 -2.456607921580492E-11 1.761853858491486E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.6   n/a MPO309166  
diameter diameter 20.854 km 0.281 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.102   0.007 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

2542 Calpurnia (1980 CF)          Discovered 1980-Feb-11 by Bowell, E. at Flagstaff (AM)
Discovered at the Anderson Mesa station, which is operated by the Lowell Observatory.
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1980 CF = 1972 XN2 = 1976 OE 
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