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26283 Oswalt (1998 ST58)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2026283
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 36 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1825020864653996 3.3935e-08  
a 2.167869841978765 5.029e-09 au
q 1.772229072632224 7.3807e-08 au
i 3.541243425544553 3.9784e-06 deg
node 172.4345816645154 4.6986e-05 deg
peri 129.2073191205205 4.7797e-05 deg
M 32.87747284283335 9.3442e-06 deg
tp 2459094.025855450210
(2020-Sep-01.52585545)
3.0165e-05 TDB
period 1165.864913679943
3.19
4.0568e-06
1.111e-08
d
yr
n .3087836298835804 1.0745e-09 deg/d
Q 2.563510611325306 5.9468e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1958  
   data-arc span      14001 days (38.33 yr)  
   first obs. used      1982-09-20  
   last obs. used      2021-01-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49636  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Feb-24 03:18:36  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .757552 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.6592 au 
 T_jup = 3.667 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.88   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 2.996 km 0.113 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.259   0.041 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

26283 Oswalt           Discovered 1998 Sept. 17 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Terry Oswalt (b. 1952) is an American astronomer working in the fields of stellar and planetary astronomy. He has led or participated in observing campaigns for numerous occultations involving the Moon, planets and minor solar system bodies, including one of the first determinations of the size, shape, and density of 1 Ceres.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2018-09-25Last Updated: 2018-10-01

Alternate Designations
 1998 ST58 = 1982 SM9 
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