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26075 Levitsvet (1978 PA3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2026075
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1946851804062996 4.0081e-08  
a 2.213482253785381 7.93e-09 au
q 1.782550061881031 8.8828e-08 au
i 2.167727887309595 4.3705e-06 deg
node 168.9599820582379 0.00010638 deg
peri 170.9922120689235 0.00010709 deg
M 123.062118871441 1.6246e-05 deg
tp 2458189.317728648924
(2018-Mar-11.81772865)
5.2802e-05 TDB
period 1202.852827855378
3.29
6.464e-06
1.77e-08
d
yr
n .2992884845620397 1.6083e-09 deg/d
Q 2.644414445689731 9.4738e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1310  
   data-arc span      14821 days (40.58 yr)  
   first obs. used      1978-08-08  
   last obs. used      2019-03-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55105  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 00:55:37  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .773009 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.74259 au 
 T_jup = 3.629 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.1   n/a MPO416970  
diameter diameter 2.355 km 0.330 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.318   0.065 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

26075 Levitsvet           Discovered 1978 Aug. 8 by N. S. Chernykh at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Lev Ivanovich Tsvetkov (b. 1938), head of the laboratory of radio astronomy of the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory since 2002, is known for designing and developing instrumentation for observations of solar radio emission, for seeking and identifying global oscillations of the sun and for forecasting solar activity.
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Reference: 20081212/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-12-12

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Alternate Designations
 1978 PA3 = 1978 RP6 = 1997 GF20 = 1997 GW43 
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