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5382 McKay (1991 JR2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005382
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 36 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09290818006314386 5.0082e-08  
a 2.627887474272787 1.0897e-08 au
q 2.383735231627371 1.3571e-07 au
i 12.79171586497869 4.4117e-06 deg
node 169.0640164866158 1.5412e-05 deg
peri 10.97713609423876 2.4673e-05 deg
M 24.76515792552713 1.9001e-05 deg
tp 2459093.459735103482
8.2033e-05 TDB
period 1555.996350947006
n .2313630104472275 1.439e-09 deg/d
Q 2.872039716918204 1.1909e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2402  
   data-arc span      17995 days (49.27 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-10-13  
   last obs. used      2021-01-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4345  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Feb-24 01:24:21  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.38859 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.08849 au 
 T_jup = 3.360 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.59   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 10.281 km 0.819 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
rotation period rot_per 21.486 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); 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:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.183   0.053 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

5382 McKay           Discovered 1991 May 8 by R. H. McNaught at Siding Spring.
Named for Christopher P. McKay (b. 1954), space scientist and exobiologist at NASA-Ames Research Center. McKay has made numerous seminal contributions to planetary science and the search for zones of life in the solar system, with a special interest in Mars, Titan, comets and microbial life in hostile environments on the earth. Name suggested and citation prepared by D. I. Steel.
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Reference: 19980411/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-11-17

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
2013-Jul-14 08:58 < 00:01 Juno 0.0144966258138755 0.0144953961922842 0.0144978554425983 5.93234855522146 5.93234841375535 2456487.873482873 0.217355144182081 73.8756404921261 56.472221849472 59.9939970989978 36333.5041123645 T 36 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Feb-24 01:24:26 2021-Feb-24 01:24

Alternate Designations
 1991 JR2 = 1952 DK1 = 1971 TK2 
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