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48536 (1993 RS6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2048536
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 25 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .02560797914166122 4.0022e-08  
a 2.636713398460077 1.402e-08 au
q 2.569192496749773 1.068e-07 au
i 2.633644727871269 4.334e-06 deg
node 247.2656083268548 9.1152e-05 deg
peri 283.1244751104444 0.00012346 deg
M 279.752937209946 8.3598e-05 deg
tp 2459349.093640984864
(2021-May-14.59364098)
0.00036331 TDB
period 1563.841795466999
4.28
1.2473e-05
3.415e-08
d
yr
n .230202313970318 1.8361e-09 deg/d
Q 2.704234300170381 1.438e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      969  
   data-arc span      9628 days (26.36 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-09-15  
   last obs. used      2020-01-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5628  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 09:08:52  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.57486 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.26599 au 
 T_jup = 3.395 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.0   n/a MPO449310  
diameter diameter 3.219 km 0.527 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.205   0.062 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

48536 (1993 RS6)          Discovered 1993-Sep-15 by Elst, E. W. at La Silla
Reference: 20021120/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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