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48724 (1996 XZ26)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2048724
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1540825005561754 5.6073e-08  
a 2.374055243532902 1.0009e-08 au
q 2.008254875150852 1.3518e-07 au
i 2.828798728410093 6.3387e-06 deg
node 8.15489394457893 8.4492e-05 deg
peri 166.3575596534337 8.5933e-05 deg
M 356.3013970662154 1.4577e-05 deg
tp 2458614.226817726260
(2019-May-10.72681773)
5.4118e-05 TDB
period 1336.086752193559
3.66
8.4494e-06
2.313e-08
d
yr
n .2694435817202436 1.704e-09 deg/d
Q 2.739855611914951 1.1551e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      986  
   data-arc span      8186 days (22.41 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-12-08  
   last obs. used      2019-05-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51986  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 04:39:08  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.01356 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.2248 au 
 T_jup = 3.525 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.4   n/a MPO333242  
rotation period rot_per 5.504 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); 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:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

48724 (1996 XZ26)          Discovered 1996-Dec-08 by BAO Schmidt CCD Asteroid Program at Xinglong
Reference: 20021120/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1996 XZ26 = 1999 TC205 
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