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5034 Joeharrington (1991 PW10)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005034
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 43 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1809685467870923 1.6352e-08  
a 2.304668884062272 5.9381e-09 au
q 1.887596305288093 3.8093e-08 au
i 4.305857609806926 1.2427e-07 deg
node 309.51639005467 1.2656e-05 deg
peri 328.9091570479428 1.3249e-05 deg
M 240.1147644329541 5.2353e-06 deg
tp 2459822.073360360163
(2022-Aug-30.57336036)
1.9242e-05 TDB
period 1277.9422670774
3.50
4.939e-06
1.352e-08
d
yr
n .2817028666117325 1.0887e-09 deg/d
Q 2.721741462836451 7.0127e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2738  
   data-arc span      15987 days (43.77 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-08-21  
   last obs. used      2021-05-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .45378  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-07 23:36:08  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .872525 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.41497 au 
 T_jup = 3.563 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.57   n/a MPCxxxxx  
diameter diameter 4.771 km 0.133 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 8.417 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Oey, J. (2009) Minor Planet Bull. 36, 4-6.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.371   0.110 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

5034 Joeharrington           Discovered 1991 Aug. 7 by H. E. Holt at Palomar.
Named in honor of Joseph Harrington (b. 1967), planetary scientist at Cornell University. Harrington has worked extensively with atmospheric modeling, and his work on modeling the 1994 cometary impacts on Jupiter was featured on the cover of Nature. His work on waves in the atmospheres of the giant planets utilized computer "pipeline" programs to analyze data sets too large to manage by hand. Living by his belief in the way things should be, Harrington has actively promoted the sharing of data and data processing software/tools for the benefit of all. Name proposed by B. E. Clark. Citation written by A. Simon and S. Sullivan.
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Reference: 19990728/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-11

Alternate Designations
 1991 PW10 = 1977 QH2 = 1981 UK9 = 1984 SX2 = 1988 VJ4 = 1990 CO = 1990 FD5 
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