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26054 (4231 T-2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2026054
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1335957335353073 4.9438e-08  
a 2.341669539067252 9.4485e-09 au
q 2.028832479298277 1.1642e-07 au
i 7.374757789324482 5.2473e-06 deg
node 29.75871573822885 3.2868e-05 deg
peri 324.1858668241729 3.6101e-05 deg
M 16.99698001249184 1.5706e-05 deg
tp 2458938.704606840524
(2020-Mar-30.20460684)
5.7008e-05 TDB
period 1308.840836493394
3.58
7.9217e-06
2.169e-08
d
yr
n .275052542648731 1.6647e-09 deg/d
Q 2.654506598836226 1.0711e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1355  
   data-arc span      16785 days (45.95 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-09-19  
   last obs. used      2019-09-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50357  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jan-29 02:29:28  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.02988 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.78933 au 
 T_jup = 3.541 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.6   n/a MPO435944  
diameter diameter 3.079 km 0.186 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.186   0.040 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

26054 (4231 T-2)          Discovered 1973-Sep-29 by van Houten, C. J., van Houten-Groeneveld, I., Gehrels, T. at Palomar
Reference: 20010606/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 4231 T-2 = 1998 SZ68 
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