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3554 Amun (1986 EB)
Classification: Aten [NEO]          SPK-ID: 2003554
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 260 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .280410788961825 7.6874e-08  
a .9736978573482672 2.7744e-09 au
q .700662472958801 7.5841e-08 au
i 23.36009364976717 1.0334e-05 deg
node 358.6177698611158 7.3716e-06 deg
peri 359.4132550967715 1.7096e-05 deg
M 335.8390459877771 2.5117e-05 deg
tp 2458624.053005110202
(2019-May-20.55300511)
2.4513e-05 TDB
period 350.9415164394184
0.96
1.4999e-06
4.107e-09
d
yr
n 1.025811946253858 4.3843e-09 deg/d
Q 1.246733241737733 3.5524e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1657  
   data-arc span      11979 days (32.80 yr)  
   first obs. used      1986-03-04  
   last obs. used      2018-12-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .34744  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2018-Dec-22 06:54:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .250626 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 4.19357 au 
 T_jup = 6.106 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.82   n/a MPO263378  
diameter diameter 3.341 km 0.021 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[neos] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...743..156M)  
rotation period rot_per 2.53001 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Wisniewski, W.Z.; Michalowski, T.M.; Harris, A.W.; McMillan, R.S. (1997) Icarus 126, 395-449; 1995, Lunar & Planetary Sci. XXVI, 1511-1512.]
[Behrend, R. (2009) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Behrend, R. (2010) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Skiff, B.A. (2011) Posting on CALL web site. http://www.minorplanet.info/call.html]
[Koehn, B.W.; Bowell, E.L.G.; Skiff, B.A.; Sanborn, J.J.; et al. (2014) Minor Planet Bull. 41, 286-300.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.074   0.015 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[neos] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...743..156M)  
B-V BV 0.707   0.021 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=2; phase (min.=21.02, mean=29.90, max.=38.78) deg.
U-B UB 0.235   0.054 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.2 #obs=2; phase (min.=21.02, mean=29.90, max.=38.78) deg.

3554 Amun (1986 EB)          Discovered 1986-Mar-04 by Shoemaker, C. and Shoemaker, E. at Palomar
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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