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39405 Mosigkau (1063 T-1)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2039405
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2224848411214457 3.8215e-08  
a 3.968070699383898 3.9106e-08 au
q 3.085235120272808 1.641e-07 au
i 1.751202544545024 5.2204e-06 deg
node 246.6313533074199 0.00015979 deg
peri 66.11303833000184 0.0001604 deg
M 328.0658095234243 1.7509e-05 deg
tp 2459256.606699651675
(2021-Feb-11.10669965)
0.0001428 TDB
period 2887.137907636405
7.90
4.2679e-05
1.168e-07
d
yr
n .1246909609159332 1.8433e-09 deg/d
Q 4.850906278494989 4.7806e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      826  
   data-arc span      17596 days (48.18 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-03-25  
   last obs. used      2019-05-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55642  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 05:12:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.07175 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .482573 au 
 T_jup = 3.013 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.2   n/a MPO436046  
diameter diameter 14.571 km 0.655 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[hildas] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...744..197G)  
rotation period rot_per 4.99 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Polishook, D.; Ofek, O.E.; Waszczak, A.; Kulkarni, S.R. (2012) ACM 2012, #6347. Supplemental material.]
[Erasmus, N.; McNeill, A.; Mommert, N.; Trilling, D.E.; et al. (2019) Ap. J. Suppl. Series 242, A15.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.040   0.009 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[hildas] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...744..197G)  

39405 Mosigkau           Discovered 1971 Mar. 25 by C. J. van Houten and I. Van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
The castle at Mosigkau near Dessau, with its garden, is a relic of the Rococo period in Germany. It was built for a princess of Anhalt.
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Reference: 20050721/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-07-21

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Alternate Designations
 1063 T-1 = 1997 RQ = 1998 UK10 = 1999 YV25 
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