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2353 Alva (1975 UD)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002353
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 42 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1134157994322108 4.1792e-08  
a 2.803872230929967 1.176e-08 au
q 2.485868820353268 1.1894e-07 au
i 4.796266937126056 4.4739e-06 deg
node 24.63836753481592 4.4676e-05 deg
peri 301.2152048833041 4.7521e-05 deg
M 228.4984533947703 1.7775e-05 deg
tp 2459626.917837524610
(2022-Feb-16.41783752)
8.5847e-05 TDB
period 1714.887979118957
4.70
1.0789e-05
2.954e-08
d
yr
n .2099262484684008 1.3207e-09 deg/d
Q 3.121875641506665 1.3094e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2958  
   data-arc span      19625 days (53.73 yr)  
   first obs. used      1966-11-12  
   last obs. used      2020-08-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42879  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Aug-24 22:49:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.47856 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.19788 au 
 T_jup = 3.309 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.6   n/a MPO492778  
diameter diameter 12.564 km 0.192 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 62.6 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); 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:
[Rowe, B. (2018) Minor Planet Bull. 45, 203-207.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.213   0.027 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 based on a high-resolution spectrum by Xu et al. (1995) or Bus and Binzel (2002)

2353 Alva (1975 UD)          Discovered 1975-Oct-27 by Wild, P. at Zimmerwald
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1975 UD = 1926 GA = 1966 VG = 1970 SG1 
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