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43731 (1979 ML5)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2043731
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 18 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1315652546582951 5.5164e-08  
a 2.759996811258894 2.2159e-08 au
q 2.396877127929535 1.5043e-07 au
i 5.174174226408351 6.6044e-06 deg
node 171.2996612855854 4.9896e-05 deg
peri 210.9744789360556 5.3628e-05 deg
M 306.3479864538925 2.2468e-05 deg
tp 2459450.100138577227
(2021-Aug-23.60013858)
0.00010602 TDB
period 1674.793618147828
4.59
2.0169e-05
5.522e-08
d
yr
n .2149518580075125 2.5886e-09 deg/d
Q 3.123116494588253 2.5074e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      529  
   data-arc span      15929 days (43.61 yr)  
   first obs. used      1975-09-30  
   last obs. used      2019-05-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .57284  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 09:21:59  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.39999 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.33703 au 
 T_jup = 3.323 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.6   n/a MPO474302  
diameter diameter 3.808 km 0.604 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.134   0.019 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

43731 (1979 ML5)          Discovered 1979-Jun-25 by Helin, E. F., Bus, S. J. at Siding Spring
Reference: 20020822/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1979 ML5 = 1975 SM = 1979 OR11 
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