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3216 Harrington (1980 RB)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003216
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .302982047924555 3.8821e-08  
a 2.395847925364723 6.6989e-09 au
q 1.669949014421923 9.4323e-08 au
i 4.911443057140809 3.5332e-06 deg
node 107.8869139271448 4.4725e-05 deg
peri 224.728597518274 4.4912e-05 deg
M 259.7954423673285 6.0581e-06 deg
tp 2459377.526844543451
(2021-Jun-12.02684454)
2.3668e-05 TDB
period 1354.52585433487
3.71
5.681e-06
1.555e-08
d
yr
n .2657756578421128 1.1147e-09 deg/d
Q 3.121746836307524 8.7286e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2110  
   data-arc span      24090 days (65.95 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-08-04  
   last obs. used      2020-07-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46324  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-13 04:02:13  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .663814 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.26372 au 
 T_jup = 3.460 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.7   n/a MPO365284  
diameter diameter 4.029 km 0.159 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.433   0.070 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B S   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)

3216 Harrington (1980 RB)          Discovered 1980-Sep-04 by Bowell, E. at Flagstaff (AM)
Discovered at the Anderson Mesa station, which is operated by the Lowell Observatory.
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
2100-Mar-27 18:40 < 00:01 Vesta 0.0212361557002855 0.0212293641011007 0.0212429473163602 5.81941757068835 5.81941660788143 2488155.277500190 0.578075978374077 339.262536583141 48.4718717207666 5.06836514268825 10953.8419925482 T 30 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-13 04:02:18 2020-Nov-13 04:02

Alternate Designations
 1980 RB = 1969 TH3 
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