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2962 Otto (1940 YF)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002962
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03876391072028101 3.983e-08  
a 2.56760524334533 1.0548e-08 au
q 2.468074822927366 9.9859e-08 au
i 15.64302942686128 4.8521e-06 deg
node 54.20846270247041 1.3464e-05 deg
peri 117.6627042109014 6.0662e-05 deg
M 44.0255553541494 5.7388e-05 deg
tp 2458816.722156976950
(2019-Nov-29.22215698)
0.00023979 TDB
period 1502.764086814919
4.11
9.2603e-06
2.535e-08
d
yr
n .2395585595627412 1.4762e-09 deg/d
Q 2.667135663763294 1.0957e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2328  
   data-arc span      32443 days (88.82 yr)  
   first obs. used      1931-10-07  
   last obs. used      2020-08-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .38919  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Aug-24 22:58:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.493 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.34356 au 
 T_jup = 3.378 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.2   n/a MPO384778  
diameter diameter 17.011 km 0.414 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 2.67756 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Ellsworth, N.; Hughes, S.; Ditteon, R. (2002) Minor Planet Bull. 29, 68.]
[Behrend, R. (2007) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Behrend, R. (2016) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
geometric albedo albedo 0.222   0.021 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

2962 Otto (1940 YF)          Discovered 1940-Dec-28 by Vaisala, Y. at Turku
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1940 YF = 1931 TV2 = 1942 JB = 1950 GC = 1979 HJ5 
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