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35056 Cullers (1984 ST)
Classification: Mars-crossing Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2035056
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Orbit Viewer applet originally written and kindly provided by Osamu Ajiki (AstroArts), and further modified by Ron Baalke (JPL).

Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3223045100603965 3.9614e-08  
a 2.444200877811552 1.2386e-08 au
q 1.656423911399309 9.3774e-08 au
i 23.50318567345793 7.3349e-06 deg
node 344.164959197688 9.0528e-06 deg
peri 59.83551422296679 1.7455e-05 deg
M 106.6068422941328 1.7702e-05 deg
tp 2458587.180067873822
6.6015e-05 TDB
period 1395.737575219535
n .2579281423611282 1.9605e-09 deg/d
Q 3.231977844223796 1.6377e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1231  
   data-arc span      16396 days (44.89 yr)  
   first obs. used      1975-06-08  
   last obs. used      2020-04-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44798  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 07:59:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .758049 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.58438 au 
 T_jup = 3.319 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.0   n/a MPO365665  
diameter diameter 4.588 km 0.557 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
geometric albedo albedo 0.254   0.055 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

35056 Cullers           Discovered 1984 Sept. 28 by C. S. Shoemaker and E. M. Shoemaker at Palomar.
Kent Cullers (b. 1949), the world's first totally blind physicist, devotes his expertise to opening the universe to the blind and encouraging their participation in science. Cullers has made advances in the visualization of graphs, diagrams and elements unique to scientific concepts.
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Reference: 20050523/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-07-21

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Alternate Designations
 1984 ST = 1999 UK38 
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