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542409 (2013 CA108)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2542409
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 3 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1479050200018174 5.5924e-08  
a 2.695301459142213 3.6456e-08 au
q 2.296652842916856 1.5319e-07 au
i 2.860943999108929 7.2724e-06 deg
node 3.54157946247885 0.0001324 deg
peri 262.0623832554642 0.00013647 deg
M 134.3856152595685 3.0124e-05 deg
tp 2458397.163319232112
(2018-Oct-05.66331923)
0.00013084 TDB
period 1616.253381412224
4.43
3.2792e-05
8.978e-08
d
yr
n .2227373530290436 4.5191e-09 deg/d
Q 3.093950075367569 4.1848e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      90  
   data-arc span      6610 days (18.10 yr)  
   first obs. used      2001-08-24  
   last obs. used      2019-09-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51867  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-26 23:17:47  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.28303 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.99605 au 
 T_jup = 3.352 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457723.5 (2016-Dec-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 3 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1485587358857436 5.5654e-08  
q 2.29413913520356 1.5245e-07 au
tp 2458398.386904495505
(2018-Oct-06.88690450)
0.00013059 TDB
node 3.589218683677429 0.00013222 deg
peri 262.3469140342067 0.00013629 deg
i 2.863774727031626 7.2771e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      90  
   data-arc span      6610 days (18.10 yr)  
   first obs. used      2001-08-24  
   last obs. used      2019-09-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51867  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-26 23:17:47  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 1.99605 au 
 T_jup = 3.352 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 3.097422112053359E-15 -8.307162194916916E-15 -8.071835044435504E-13 2.096242931391835E-14 -2.308973552364166E-13 -4.721594521519858E-15
q -8.307162194916916E-15 2.324029360514133E-14 3.422917846827886E-12 -7.031394181945096E-14 8.371764880140384E-13 1.432687723557256E-14
tp -8.071835044435504E-13 3.422917846827886E-12 1.7054850130144E-8 -1.180410992612083E-10 4.336753774873302E-9 5.354824024178862E-12
node 2.096242931391835E-14 -7.031394181945096E-14 -1.180410992612083E-10 1.748240862514188E-8 -1.748787210487015E-8 6.134925310586387E-11
peri -2.308973552364166E-13 8.371764880140384E-13 4.336753774873302E-9 -1.748787210487015E-8 1.857465405364567E-8 -6.013425228118258E-11
i -4.721594521519858E-15 1.432687723557256E-14 5.354824024178862E-12 6.134925310586387E-11 -6.013425228118258E-11 5.295651541063698E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 17.1   .44838 E2019-YA7 autocmod 2.8

542409 (2013 CA108)          Discovered 2010-Sep-04 by Tiedtke, J., Klein, M. at Sternwarte Hagen
Reference: Last Updated: 2020-01-27

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
2131-Jun-03 10:15 00:07 Jupiter 1.99067423426368 1.99067368700283 1.9906747815243 2.35596627871535 2.16785297499944 2499544.926761271 6.64550394037623 114.122876549704 22.4192205979576 80.0694830347255 1707649.88678942 T 3 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Feb-26 23:17:48 2020-Feb-26 23:17
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