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37438 (2599 P-L)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2037438
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 18 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1313315131786347 3.1689e-08  
a 2.517362654205498 1.156e-08 au
q 2.186753607609305 8.0915e-08 au
i 7.020119948106148 1.1004e-05 deg
node 193.2283180576025 3.5601e-05 deg
peri 258.5627138938627 6.7881e-05 deg
M 263.1304904424526 5.4388e-05 deg
tp 2459393.056076731958
(2021-Jun-27.55607673)
0.00022044 TDB
period 1458.87171586794
3.99
1.0049e-05
2.751e-08
d
yr
n .2467660426097313 1.6998e-09 deg/d
Q 2.84797170080169 1.3078e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      756  
   data-arc span      21472 days (58.79 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-24  
   last obs. used      2019-07-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .58688  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 04:31:45  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.21605 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.36388 au 
 T_jup = 3.436 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.3   n/a MPO299224  
diameter diameter 4.307 km 0.457 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.087   0.037 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

37438 (2599 P-L)          Discovered 1960-Sep-24 by van Houten, C. J., van Houten-Groeneveld, I., Gehrels, T. at Palomar
Reference: 20020227/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 2599 P-L = 1998 FV24 
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