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2096 Vaino (1939 UC)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002096
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2336928888487314 4.3981e-08  
a 2.444893191237305 6.7452e-09 au
q 1.873539038450465 1.0947e-07 au
i .9924618825985467 4.3923e-06 deg
node 304.7440514547513 0.00020246 deg
peri 38.58117892242564 0.0002026 deg
M 315.1356584324769 6.9525e-06 deg
tp 2458774.515150364268
(2019-Oct-18.01515036)
2.7021e-05 TDB
period 1396.330625667422
3.82
5.7785e-06
1.582e-08
d
yr
n .2578185949534167 1.0669e-09 deg/d
Q 3.016247344024145 8.3215e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1974  
   data-arc span      29271 days (80.14 yr)  
   first obs. used      1939-10-07  
   last obs. used      2019-11-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .516  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-03 20:30:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .864943 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.3935 au 
 T_jup = 3.461 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.6   n/a MPO298973  
diameter diameter 11.217 km 0.240 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.32 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:
[Polishook, D.; Ofek, O.E.; Waszczak, A.; Kulkarni, S.R. (2012) ACM 2012, #6347. Supplemental material.]
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.067   0.011 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

2096 Vaino           Discovered 1939 Oct. 18 by Y. Vaisala at Turku.
Named for Vainamoinen, an old and wise magician, a central figure in Finnish folklore and Kalevala. This minor planet also honors Vaino Vaisala, brother of the discoverer.
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Reference: MPC 5451Last Updated: 2006-03-21

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Alternate Designations
 1939 UC = 1958 UA 
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