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24526 Desai (2001 CA5)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2024526
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 23 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .04939947616393851 3.3382e-08  
a 2.796999234733119 1.5768e-08 au
q 2.658828937706366 9.7417e-08 au
i 7.863748998980662 6.4367e-06 deg
node 6.159120325205302 2.6684e-05 deg
peri 263.3916185676831 7.4672e-05 deg
M 336.4343849135226 7.0215e-05 deg
tp 2459312.344138129942
(2021-Apr-07.84413813)
0.0003332 TDB
period 1708.586411983104
4.68
1.4448e-05
3.956e-08
d
yr
n .2107004933874893 1.7817e-09 deg/d
Q 2.935169531759871 1.6547e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      916  
   data-arc span      10273 days (28.13 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-04-07  
   last obs. used      2020-05-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54414  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 04:44:07  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.65618 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.12138 au 
 T_jup = 3.311 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.73   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 3.193 km 0.641 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.301   0.083 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

24526 Desai           Discovered 2001 Feb. 1 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Kshitij A. Desai (b. 1992) was awarded second place in the 2008 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for his medicine and health sciences project. He attends the Michael E. DeBakey High School for Health Professions, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
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Reference: 20080917/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-09-19

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Alternate Designations
 2001 CA5 = 1999 XH129 
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