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4081 Tippett (1983 RC2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2004081
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 44 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09191419982987412 1.3666e-08  
a 2.378817269655031 5.3813e-09 au
q 2.160170183773203 3.2847e-08 au
i 1.797934404111063 5.5988e-07 deg
node 253.7026245247701 1.8662e-05 deg
peri 50.00674576145565 2.6227e-05 deg
M 100.8567495843205 1.4451e-05 deg
tp 2458825.058291296610
(2019-Dec-07.55829130)
5.3632e-05 TDB
period 1340.108774973177
3.67
4.5474e-06
1.245e-08
d
yr
n .2686349098842409 9.1155e-10 deg/d
Q 2.597464355536859 5.876e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3208  
   data-arc span      24772 days (67.82 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-05-14  
   last obs. used      2021-03-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42671  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-12 15:55:12  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.1434 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.56372 au 
 T_jup = 3.533 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.86   n/a E2020-QM5  
diameter diameter 7.577 km 0.092 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.233   0.023 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  

4081 Tippett (1983 RC2)          Discovered 1983-Sep-14 by Bowell, E. at Flagstaff
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1983 RC2 = 1953 JN = 1961 TB1 = 1978 EJ8 = 1979 OV13 = 1979 QT7 
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