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6480 Scarlatti (1988 PM1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006480
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 25 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .227204099628354 4.13e-08  
a 2.371166840332778 8.9698e-09 au
q 1.83242801330636 9.7101e-08 au
i 2.44522126713867 4.225e-06 deg
node 166.361373880387 9.5546e-05 deg
peri 164.7617158269193 9.6074e-05 deg
M 254.0441948635757 1.4395e-05 deg
tp 2459393.021863010732
(2021-Jun-27.52186301)
5.4776e-05 TDB
period 1333.64916157186
3.65
7.5675e-06
2.072e-08
d
yr
n .2699360599272587 1.5317e-09 deg/d
Q 2.909905667359196 1.1008e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1587  
   data-arc span      13981 days (38.28 yr)  
   first obs. used      1981-10-24  
   last obs. used      2020-02-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53748  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 18:04:35  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .821914 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.45818 au 
 T_jup = 3.508 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.3   n/a MPO324368  
diameter diameter 3.642 km 0.075 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.305   0.025 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  

6480 Scarlatti (1988 PM1)          Discovered 1988-Aug-12 by Elst, E. W. at Haute Provence
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1988 PM1 = 1989 YL3 
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