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112985 (2002 RS28)
Classification: Amor [NEO]          SPK-ID: 2112985
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 233 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .492450457242013 3.2998e-08  
a 2.220471726765879 9.588e-09 au
q 1.12699940962706 7.3519e-08 au
i 46.97930203837424 1.1116e-05 deg
node 211.997626505094 6.1984e-06 deg
peri 105.2876431902138 1.2251e-05 deg
M 35.83864909829084 5.5619e-06 deg
tp 2458480.186204202949
(2018-Dec-27.68620420)
1.8506e-05 TDB
period 1208.554663099839
3.31
7.8278e-06
2.143e-08
d
yr
n .2978764726095475 1.9293e-09 deg/d
Q 3.313944043904698 1.431e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1356  
   data-arc span      12092 days (33.11 yr)  
   first obs. used      1985-05-10  
   last obs. used      2018-06-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .3766  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2018-Jun-19 06:37:16  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .413486 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 3.23042 au 
 T_jup = 3.119 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.7   n/a MPO449665  
diameter diameter 3.618 km 0.030 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[neos] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016AJ....152...63N)  
rotation period rot_per 4.787 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); 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:
[Warner, B.D. (2016) Minor Planet Bull. 43, 143-154.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.033   0.005 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[neos] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016AJ....152...63N)  

112985 (2002 RS28)          Discovered 2002-Sep-06 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20051019/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2005-10-26

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