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48258 (2001 WA31)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2048258
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .0543698351111964 7.4988e-08  
a 2.536894909975622 1.2587e-08 au
q 2.398964352025814 1.9326e-07 au
i 4.591697963043315 4.2185e-06 deg
node 125.6007748676804 6.5852e-05 deg
peri 49.76238691619896 7.6538e-05 deg
M 97.34666267599394 3.804e-05 deg
tp 2458601.410125727088
(2019-Apr-27.91012573)
0.00015572 TDB
period 1475.883721010997
4.04
1.0984e-05
3.007e-08
d
yr
n .2439216551242913 1.8154e-09 deg/d
Q 2.67482546792543 1.3272e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1033  
   data-arc span      9253 days (25.33 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-01-08  
   last obs. used      2019-05-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54153  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 04:37:24  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.4067 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.29032 au 
 T_jup = 3.441 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.9   n/a MPO337643  
diameter diameter 2.772 km 0.872 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.230   0.142 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

48258 (2001 WA31)          Discovered 2001-Nov-17 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20020921/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 2001 WA31 = 2000 QH10 
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