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243462 (2009 ST42)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2243462
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1684463301401773 5.256e-08  
a 3.05459331730681 4.3526e-08 au
q 2.540058282935768 1.7581e-07 au
i 4.0310238027091 7.9372e-06 deg
node 295.7307198431512 9.0064e-05 deg
peri 98.79886863493154 9.6779e-05 deg
M 276.7611008311255 3.3373e-05 deg
tp 2459051.371049507421
(2020-Jul-20.87104951)
0.00018574 TDB
period 1949.972662341088
5.34
4.1679e-05
1.141e-07
d
yr
n .184617972832395 3.946e-09 deg/d
Q 3.569128351677853 5.0858e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      174  
   data-arc span      8962 days (24.54 yr)  
   first obs. used      1995-02-07  
   last obs. used      2019-08-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .59146  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Sep-24 04:15:48  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.55 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.89355 au 
 T_jup = 3.210 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.2   n/a MPO454786  
diameter diameter 2.709 km 0.809 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.080   0.040 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

243462 (2009 ST42)          Discovered 2009-Sep-16 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20100626/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-28

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Alternate Designations
 2009 ST42 = 2004 XF182 
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