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46075 (2001 EK3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2046075
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 21 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09179676253770166 3.5873e-08  
a 2.369285181146611 1.1736e-08 au
q 2.1517924719888 8.7474e-08 au
i 7.769751320387946 4.5716e-06 deg
node 288.4420631833129 3.3617e-05 deg
peri 323.8141543311351 4.4638e-05 deg
M 257.366325110889 3.1094e-05 deg
tp 2458980.262268317309
(2020-May-10.76226832)
0.00011589 TDB
period 1332.061983963277
3.65
9.8975e-06
2.71e-08
d
yr
n .2702576939617283 2.0081e-09 deg/d
Q 2.586777890304421 1.2814e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      767  
   data-arc span      15149 days (41.48 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-11  
   last obs. used      2019-04-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55509  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 02:36:05  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.14177 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.47942 au 
 T_jup = 3.528 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.6   n/a MPO432018  
diameter diameter 2.256 km 0.341 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 9.585 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); 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:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.200   0.055 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

46075 (2001 EK3)          Discovered 2001-Mar-02 by LONEOS at Anderson Mesa
Reference: 20020822/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 2001 EK3 = 1031 T-3 = 1999 TL189 
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