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4666 Dietz (1986 JA1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2004666
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .233473291402456 4.2657e-08  
a 2.340088536018234 9.8382e-09 au
q 1.793740363340902 1.0116e-07 au
i 24.49866672536474 6.1237e-06 deg
node 230.2244389015228 9.7177e-06 deg
peri 41.93588407460136 1.5625e-05 deg
M 62.34293747846554 1.1552e-05 deg
tp 2458374.071222818984
(2018-Sep-12.57122282)
4.152e-05 TDB
period 1307.515543574158
3.58
8.2456e-06
2.258e-08
d
yr
n .2753313348887023 1.7363e-09 deg/d
Q 2.886436708695565 1.2135e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1605  
   data-arc span      12229 days (33.48 yr)  
   first obs. used      1986-05-08  
   last obs. used      2019-10-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42224  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 02:38:33  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .827439 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.27162 au 
 T_jup = 3.410 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.9   n/a MPO452231  
diameter diameter 6.827 km 0.294 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 2.95242 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2011) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Ferrero, A. (2011) Minor Planet Bull. 38, 223-224.]
[Pravec, P.; Wolf, M.; Sarounova, L. (2011) http://www.asu.cas.cz/~ppravec/neo.htm]
[Skiff, B.A. (2011) Posting on CALL web site. http://www.minorplanet.info/call.html]
[Behrend, R. (2015) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Pravec, P.; Wolf, M.; Sarounova, L. (2015) http://www.asu.cas.cz/~ppravec/neo.htm]
[Stoelting, M.; DeGraff, D.R. (2016) Minor Planet Bull. 43, 44-45.]
[Oey, J.; Kusnirak, P.; Pravec, P.; Hornoch, K; et al. (2018) CBET 4536.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.239   0.065 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

4666 Dietz (1986 JA1)          Discovered 1986-May-04 by Shoemaker, C. S. at Palomar
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29
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