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48306 (2002 LA48)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2048306
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1269812417881016 4.6482e-08  
a 2.701802524313886 1.8449e-08 au
q 2.358724284710281 1.2683e-07 au
i 14.98341263598848 5.0883e-06 deg
node 152.0241521059798 1.8844e-05 deg
peri 167.3202262278652 2.8695e-05 deg
M 329.9851417445585 2.2556e-05 deg
tp 2459135.742324765539
(2020-Oct-13.24232477)
0.00010221 TDB
period 1622.104509081508
4.44
1.6615e-05
4.549e-08
d
yr
n .2219339123863509 2.2732e-09 deg/d
Q 3.044880763917491 2.0792e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      674  
   data-arc span      7565 days (20.71 yr)  
   first obs. used      1998-08-17  
   last obs. used      2019-05-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .62187  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 04:37:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.34848 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.31569 au 
 T_jup = 3.307 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.0   n/a MPO474361  

48306 (2002 LA48)          Discovered 2002-Jun-14 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20020921/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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