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21443 (1998 HN8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2021443
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 35 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08404638834813039 2.6878e-08  
a 2.40889665279587 7.1063e-09 au
q 2.206437589224477 6.4623e-08 au
i 3.450493271697572 3.1694e-06 deg
node 126.7689991613838 4.8293e-05 deg
peri 140.130224817979 5.176e-05 deg
M 20.83944299739603 1.8345e-05 deg
tp 2459317.448651057787
(2021-Apr-12.94865106)
6.9592e-05 TDB
period 1365.606826571736
3.74
6.0429e-06
1.654e-08
d
yr
n .2636190688236055 1.1665e-09 deg/d
Q 2.611355716367263 7.7036e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2008  
   data-arc span      10507 days (28.77 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-11-02  
   last obs. used      2021-08-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49412  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-24 22:42:41  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.19169 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.43808 au 
 T_jup = 3.514 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.70   n/a MPO636386  
diameter diameter 5.682 km 0.069 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.060   0.012 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

21443 (1998 HN8)          Discovered 1998-Apr-17 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20010208/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1998 HN8 = 1999 RA91 
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