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30201 Caruana (2000 GA105)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2030201
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 23 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1650057551679942 3.6132e-08  
a 2.47007293196563 8.9734e-09 au
q 2.06249668250662 8.6123e-08 au
i 3.394809744850551 4.652e-06 deg
node 160.4352092468397 5.3762e-05 deg
peri 89.11907722814888 5.5833e-05 deg
M 86.46434031513679 1.5537e-05 deg
tp 2458859.936874226869
(2020-Jan-11.43687423)
6.0808e-05 TDB
period 1417.957100366194
3.88
7.7269e-06
2.116e-08
d
yr
n .2538863833800249 1.3835e-09 deg/d
Q 2.877649181424641 1.0454e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1189  
   data-arc span      9960 days (27.27 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-08-20  
   last obs. used      2020-11-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51476  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 06:32:23  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.05041 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.15776 au 
 T_jup = 3.463 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.41   n/a E2021B10  

30201 Caruana           Discovered 2000 Apr. 7 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Chris Caruana mentored a finalist in the 2014 Broadcom MASTERS, a math and science competition for middle school students. He teaches at the Classical Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2015-01-05Last Updated: 2015-01-07

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Alternate Designations
 2000 GA105 = 1993 QR6 
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