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2982 Muriel (1981 JA3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002982
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 35 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06394729073621361 3.3426e-08  
a 2.998610484076505 1.638e-08 au
q 2.806857467646606 1.0667e-07 au
i 10.23457435868773 4.85e-06 deg
node 42.81564329114983 2.2445e-05 deg
peri 40.67277921354114 4.7247e-05 deg
M 324.7738465246244 4.1484e-05 deg
tp 2459186.084299370213
(2020-Dec-02.58429937)
0.00021883 TDB
period 1896.612067507728
5.19
1.554e-05
4.255e-08
d
yr
n .1898121424868205 1.5553e-09 deg/d
Q 3.190363500506403 1.7427e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2246  
   data-arc span      17025 days (46.61 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-12-20  
   last obs. used      2020-07-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44086  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Aug-24 22:58:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.83059 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.02763 au 
 T_jup = 3.226 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.8   n/a MPO502181  
diameter diameter 15.229 km 0.269 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.132   0.014 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  

2982 Muriel (1981 JA3)          Discovered 1981-May-06 by Shoemaker, C. at Palomar
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1981 JA3 = 1973 YP = 1978 SY5 
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