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2912 Lapalma (1942 DM)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002912
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 43 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .0716171737251136 1.2128e-08  
a 2.288897073212863 6.3726e-09 au
q 2.124972733881674 2.8388e-08 au
i 7.278672977258966 5.7542e-07 deg
node 108.1397920331842 2.1713e-06 deg
peri 75.86884201305514 7.2834e-06 deg
M 239.6904365554773 8.1547e-06 deg
tp 2459623.203138838469
(2022-Feb-12.70313884)
2.9711e-05 TDB
period 1264.846497859825
3.46
5.2823e-06
1.446e-08
d
yr
n .284619517553423 1.1886e-09 deg/d
Q 2.452821412544053 6.829e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3006  
   data-arc span      28888 days (79.09 yr)  
   first obs. used      1942-02-18  
   last obs. used      2021-03-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4267  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-03 20:37:11  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.14081 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.52733 au 
 T_jup = 3.586 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.68   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 6.519 km 0.289 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 5.71076 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Brinsfield, J. (2008) Minor Planet Bull. 35, 119-122.]
[Pravec, P.; Wolf, M.; Sarounova, L. (2008) http://www.asu.cas.cz/~ppravec/neo.htm]
geometric albedo albedo 0.456   0.052 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)

2912 Lapalma (1942 DM)          Discovered 1942-Feb-18 by Oterma, L. at Turku
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1942 DM = 1956 EN = 1973 AJ2 = 1973 CB = 1979 YJ = 1980 BG = 1980 DY5 
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