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2704 Julian Loewe (1979 MR4)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002704
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 38 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09658574897771041 1.2523e-08  
a 2.384578779552097 6.539e-09 au
q 2.154262452132703 3.1217e-08 au
i 4.516262251907256 6.4428e-07 deg
node 207.2585514210407 7.4998e-06 deg
peri 253.6563097943464 1.3381e-05 deg
M 341.9103855656985 1.297e-05 deg
tp 2459464.083822049671
(2021-Sep-06.58382205)
4.8556e-05 TDB
period 1344.980349152534
3.68
5.5323e-06
1.515e-08
d
yr
n .2676619031845591 1.101e-09 deg/d
Q 2.614895106971491 7.1706e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2698  
   data-arc span      25238 days (69.10 yr)  
   first obs. used      1952-01-31  
   last obs. used      2021-03-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44824  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-08 13:45:13  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.17646 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.5081 au 
 T_jup = 3.525 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.82   n/a MPCxxxxx  
diameter diameter 5.199 km 0.291 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 2.6382 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Oszkiewicz, D.; Skiff, B.A.; Moskovitz, N.; Kaniewicz, P.; et al. (2017) Astron. Astrophys. 599, A107.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.596   0.065 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B V   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 based on a high-resolution spectrum by Xu et al. (1995) or Bus and Binzel (2002)

2704 Julian Loewe (1979 MR4)          Discovered 1979-Jun-25 by Helin, E. F. and Bus, S. J. at Siding Spring
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1979 MR4 = 1956 GK = 1978 ER2 = 1978 GF1 
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