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46692 Taormina (1997 CW1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2046692
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08166498833095708 4.027e-08  
a 2.424462773859416 8.6842e-09 au
q 2.226469049723347 9.6994e-08 au
i 7.97512957144275 3.5028e-06 deg
node 113.9174608158153 3.4321e-05 deg
peri 33.10522909488336 4.3556e-05 deg
M 107.8921964843265 2.5993e-05 deg
tp 2458787.253445771816
(2019-Oct-30.75344577)
9.9495e-05 TDB
period 1378.864870396424
3.78
7.4084e-06
2.028e-08
d
yr
n .2610843221326684 1.4028e-09 deg/d
Q 2.622456497995485 9.3934e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1346  
   data-arc span      8593 days (23.53 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-01-11  
   last obs. used      2020-07-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .56082  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 09:51:45  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.24343 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.38985 au 
 T_jup = 3.494 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.07   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 3.034 km 0.822 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 35.8204 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); 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:
[Pal, A.; Szakats, R.; Kiss, C.; Bodi, A.; et al. (2019) Ap. J. Supl. Ser. 247, id.26.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.231   0.154 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

46692 Taormina           Discovered 1997 Feb. 2 by J. Ticha and M. Tichy at Klet.
Taormina is Sicily's most picturesque town, located on the slopes of Mt. Tauro, overlooking the sea with views westward to Mt. Etna. An ancient Greco-Roman theater with Corinthian-style columns is located there. The discoverers visited Taormina in 2001.
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Reference: 20040306/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-03-08

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Alternate Designations
 1997 CW1 = 1999 UO1 
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