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3401 Vanphilos (1981 PA)
Classification: Mars-crossing Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003401
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3600321001133631 3.898e-08  
a 2.367126308701728 7.9327e-09 au
q 1.514884852546252 9.1233e-08 au
i 21.79579779265852 7.0538e-06 deg
node 322.3726251702323 1.3821e-05 deg
peri 108.6079582315128 1.8118e-05 deg
M 66.6732168543395 9.6969e-06 deg
tp 2458354.134730835497
(2018-Aug-23.63473084)
3.5294e-05 TDB
period 1330.24175349128
3.64
6.6869e-06
1.831e-08
d
yr
n .2706274998925297 1.3604e-09 deg/d
Q 3.219367764857204 1.0789e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1166  
   data-arc span      26744 days (73.22 yr)  
   first obs. used      1946-02-19  
   last obs. used      2019-05-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .37131  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-29 23:08:14  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .661699 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.39969 au 
 T_jup = 3.367 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.4   n/a MPO452211  
diameter diameter 7.023 km 1.045 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2015ApJ...814..117N)  
rotation period rot_per 4.2261 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Brinsfield, J. (2008) Minor Planet Bull. 35, 119-122.]
[Pravec, P.; Wolf, M.; Sarounova, L. (2008) http://www.asu.cas.cz/~ppravec/neo.htm]
[Stephens, R.D. (2008) Minor Planet Bull. 35, 126-127.]
[Warner, B.D. (2015) Minor Planet Bull. 42, 54-60.]
[Durech, J.; Hanus, J.; Ali-Lagoa, V. (2018) Astron. Astrophys. 617, A57.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.307   0.146 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016AJ....152...63N)  
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)

3401 Vanphilos (1981 PA)          Discovered 1981-Aug-01 by Harvard College at Agassiz Station
Discovered at Oak Ridge Observatory (until 1981 Harvard College's Agassiz Station). The principal observers are R. E. McCrosky, C.-Y. Shao, G. Schwartz, and J. H. Bulger, with some assistance from others.
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1981 PA = 1946 DA 
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