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27721 (1989 WJ)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2027721
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 19 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1334739691418979 4.9172e-08  
a 2.60090125250272 1.4312e-08 au
q 2.253748638985048 1.3063e-07 au
i 15.05731449867205 5.534e-06 deg
node 66.79698803992227 1.9882e-05 deg
peri 8.198846407628357 3.2899e-05 deg
M 358.7794285608433 2.4375e-05 deg
tp 2458605.694514049628
(2019-May-02.19451405)
0.00010374 TDB
period 1532.089804721475
4.19
1.2646e-05
3.462e-08
d
yr
n .2349731712139719 1.9395e-09 deg/d
Q 2.948053866020391 1.6222e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1392  
   data-arc span      10961 days (30.01 yr)  
   first obs. used      1989-11-20  
   last obs. used      2019-11-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50989  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-04 01:07:18  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.26913 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.35559 au 
 T_jup = 3.354 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.1   n/a MPO452558  
rotation period rot_per 31.902 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

27721 (1989 WJ)          Discovered 1989-Nov-20 by Oshima, Y. at Gekko
Reference: 20010902/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1989 WJ = 1999 CP127 
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