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39972 (1998 HT)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2039972
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2047491967551237 5.2515e-08  
a 2.642491299286638 1.3881e-08 au
q 2.101443328325296 1.4048e-07 au
i 4.803000056083708 5.9494e-06 deg
node 140.5306640541728 5.787e-05 deg
peri 183.2761927925547 5.8954e-05 deg
M 224.0298364533195 1.1822e-05 deg
tp 2459193.097609253421
(2020-Dec-09.59760925)
5.32e-05 TDB
period 1568.984943215065
4.30
1.2363e-05
3.385e-08
d
yr
n .229447708569026 1.8079e-09 deg/d
Q 3.183539270247981 1.6723e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      812  
   data-arc span      12860 days (35.21 yr)  
   first obs. used      1984-01-25  
   last obs. used      2019-04-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5725  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 02:09:22  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.08836 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.15043 au 
 T_jup = 3.359 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.0   n/a MPO337582  
diameter diameter 5.121 km 1.399 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2017AJ....154..168M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.050   0.039 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2017AJ....154..168M)  

39972 (1998 HT)          Discovered 1998-Apr-17 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20020526/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1998 HT = 1984 BQ3 
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