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37646 Falconscott (1994 CS13)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2037646
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 25 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2285296778001579 4.6147e-08  
a 2.485847563183653 1.6267e-08 au
q 1.917757620508985 1.1908e-07 au
i 10.21071710174516 5.0083e-06 deg
node 5.367630318703998 3.0037e-05 deg
peri .7885737443153676 3.3052e-05 deg
M 37.27337828582888 1.4225e-05 deg
tp 2458852.280131668112
(2020-Jan-03.78013167)
5.6618e-05 TDB
period 1431.562017005756
3.92
1.4052e-05
3.847e-08
d
yr
n .2514735622512346 2.4683e-09 deg/d
Q 3.053937505858321 1.9984e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1021  
   data-arc span      12908 days (35.34 yr)  
   first obs. used      1984-09-21  
   last obs. used      2020-01-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55238  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 04:35:49  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .916289 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.40687 au 
 T_jup = 3.418 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.5   n/a MPO344589  

37646 Falconscott           Discovered 1994 Feb. 8 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory.
Robert Falcon Scott (1868-1912) was the first British explorer to reach the South Pole and explore Antarctica extensively by land.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2017-10-05Last Updated: 2017-10-09

Alternate Designations
 1994 CS13 = 1984 SE8 = 1998 GP11 
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