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2577 Litva (1975 EE3)
Classification: Mars-crossing Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002577
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1377918527742843 3.2583e-08  
a 1.904464895215475 5.1456e-09 au
q 1.642045148760151 6.2038e-08 au
i 22.90572466024065 6.7402e-06 deg
node 182.5866948470392 8.8739e-06 deg
peri 283.9516951779743 2.5532e-05 deg
M 131.6962394102082 2.369e-05 deg
tp 2458649.320822280428
(2019-Jun-14.82082228)
6.3041e-05 TDB
period 959.9704938062666
2.63
3.8906e-06
1.065e-08
d
yr
n .3750115262111923 1.5199e-09 deg/d
Q 2.166884641670798 5.8547e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1890  
   data-arc span      31138 days (85.25 yr)  
   first obs. used      1934-11-03  
   last obs. used      2020-02-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .3372  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 16:25:35  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .759166 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.99636 au 
 T_jup = 3.836 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.18   n/a PDS3 (MPC 17266)  
rotation period rot_per 2.81258 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Stephens, R.D. (2004) Minor Planet Bull. 31, 95-97.]
[Behrend, R. (2005) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Warner, B.D.; Pravec, P.; Harris, A.W.; Higgins, D.; Bembrick, C.; Brinsfield, J. (2009) CBET 1715.]
[Warner, B.D.; Pravec, P.; Harris, A.W.; Higgins, D.; et al. (2009) Minor Planet Bull. 36, 165-166.]
[Warner, B.D. (2011) Minor Planet Bull. 38, 33-36.]
[Behrend, R. (2018) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
B-V BV 0.787   0.020 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=1; phase=18.00 deg.
U-B UB 0.340   0.025 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=1; phase=18.00 deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T EU   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 4 color indices; used ground-based radiometric albedo

2577 Litva (1975 EE3)          Discovered 1975-Mar-12 by Chernykh, N. at Nauchnyj
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1975 EE3 = 1934 VY = 1954 JD = 1976 SA2 
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