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55946 (1998 HP24)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2055946
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 29 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2022516667577536 4.17e-08  
a 3.173838486150387 2.7462e-08 au
q 2.531924362306566 1.3548e-07 au
i 17.77079583141686 5.7443e-06 deg
node 66.41036483195174 1.5592e-05 deg
peri 259.6947748281308 2.1744e-05 deg
M 173.0964465229481 1.8369e-05 deg
tp 2457607.472417581514
(2016-Aug-06.97241758)
9.9736e-05 TDB
period 2065.264405201185
5.65
2.6805e-05
7.339e-08
d
yr
n .1743118213306597 2.2624e-09 deg/d
Q 3.815752609994208 3.3017e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1310  
   data-arc span      7669 days (21.00 yr)  
   first obs. used      1998-04-22  
   last obs. used      2019-04-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52223  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 03:22:37  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.59283 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.7819 au 
 T_jup = 3.096 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.9   n/a MPO395525  
diameter diameter 16.005 km 0.286 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 37.0183 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 sidereal period (not synodic); Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Durech, J.; Hanus, J.; Ali-Lagoa, V. (2018) Astron. Astrophys. 617, A57.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.049   0.004 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

55946 (1998 HP24)          Discovered 1998-Apr-22 by Visnjan at Visnjan
Reference: 20030318/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1998 HP24 = 2000 RS61 
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