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2460 Mitlincoln (1980 TX4)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002460
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1093800427576846 2.9578e-08  
a 2.257096198314289 6.2518e-09 au
q 2.010214919634465 6.6565e-08 au
i 3.741111398646871 3.9409e-06 deg
node 176.1160586103142 5.031e-05 deg
peri 303.7145907106565 5.3856e-05 deg
M 35.56298253433422 1.8528e-05 deg
tp 2458478.145708520406
(2018-Dec-25.64570852)
6.3667e-05 TDB
period 1238.57848227798
3.39
5.146e-06
1.409e-08
d
yr
n .2906557841517575 1.2076e-09 deg/d
Q 2.503977476994113 6.9357e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2709  
   data-arc span      32198 days (88.15 yr)  
   first obs. used      1931-03-15  
   last obs. used      2019-05-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4538  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-29 21:03:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.02921 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.55762 au 
 T_jup = 3.612 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.6   n/a MPO384772  
diameter diameter 9.263 km 0.224 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.01 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2004) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
geometric albedo albedo 0.203   0.018 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

2460 Mitlincoln (1980 TX4)          Discovered 1980-Oct-01 by Taff, L. G. and Beatty, D. at Socorro
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1980 TX4 = 1931 EK = 1941 BG = 1951 AL1 = 1952 MM = 1960 XA = 1970 SB1 = 1970 WO = 1972 HC = 1973 QP = 1975 EG = 1980 RR4 = 1980 TW3 
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