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2874 Jim Young (1982 TH)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002874
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 29 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1339387326661055 3.8617e-08  
a 2.244838720744059 5.7988e-09 au
q 1.944167867447798 8.7791e-08 au
i 4.892810701402128 3.9098e-06 deg
node 79.17838009230934 4.5827e-05 deg
peri 322.7892010832289 4.8133e-05 deg
M 51.1327708285664 1.3736e-05 deg
tp 2458826.009024494893
4.6861e-05 TDB
period 1228.502781365888
n .2930396295885798 1.1355e-09 deg/d
Q 2.54550957404032 6.5755e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2525  
   data-arc span      24133 days (66.07 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-04-02  
   last obs. used      2020-04-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .43883  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 01:46:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .955602 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.82499 au 
 T_jup = 3.615 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.9   n/a MPO452202  
diameter diameter 6.552 km 0.099 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
rotation period rot_per 131.3 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Pray, D.P.; Galad, A.; Husark, M.; Oey, J. (2008) Minor Planet Bull. 35, 34-37.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.251   0.030 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 based on a high-resolution spectrum by Xu et al. (1995) or Bus and Binzel (2002)

2874 Jim Young (1982 TH)          Discovered 1982-Oct-13 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

Alternate Designations
 1982 TH = 1962 WE = 1965 SD = 1972 TD2 = 1972 XF 
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