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48934 Kocanova (1998 QS)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2048934
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 16 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1858988119182383 4.8779e-08  
a 2.432864357589572 9.8582e-09 au
q 1.980597763955442 1.1885e-07 au
i 2.500502184350252 5.6563e-06 deg
node 175.398684794429 9.1451e-05 deg
peri 136.659258317215 9.2135e-05 deg
M 280.7462201098563 1.1074e-05 deg
tp 2459305.635512043258
(2021-Apr-01.13551204)
4.3168e-05 TDB
period 1386.038426026343
3.79
8.4246e-06
2.307e-08
d
yr
n .2597330587955559 1.5787e-09 deg/d
Q 2.885130951223701 1.1691e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      577  
   data-arc span      9928 days (27.18 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-12-04  
   last obs. used      2019-02-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .56614  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 02:48:34  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .967371 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.39091 au 
 T_jup = 3.481 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.0   n/a MPO381621  

48934 Kočanová           Discovered 1998 Aug. 18 by D. Kalmancok and A. Pravda at Modra.
Mária Kočanová (1890-1976) was a Slovak writer, novelist and dramatist. She drew themes from contemporary life, European and world history or Bible stories. Her manuscripts are kept in a museum in Prešov.
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Reference: 20120831/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2012-09-04

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