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6259 Maillol (3236 T-2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006259
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 25 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1358850127690266 5.3741e-08  
a 2.277330007966646 8.2572e-09 au
q 1.96787499075481 1.2292e-07 au
i 6.702384623151588 4.9926e-06 deg
node 38.47553690640245 3.5238e-05 deg
peri 149.5287190817818 3.8103e-05 deg
M 22.90387947889445 1.6565e-05 deg
tp 2458920.637310976789
(2020-Mar-12.13731098)
5.7615e-05 TDB
period 1255.270666039311
3.44
6.8271e-06
1.869e-08
d
yr
n .2867907374398294 1.5598e-09 deg/d
Q 2.586785025178481 9.3792e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1729  
   data-arc span      17456 days (47.79 yr)  
   first obs. used      1972-04-18  
   last obs. used      2020-02-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51076  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 17:58:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .971157 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.37119 au 
 T_jup = 3.587 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.8   n/a MPO502213  
diameter diameter 4.464 km 0.082 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.353   0.062 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

6259 Maillol (3236 T-2)          Discovered 1973-Sep-30 by van Houten and Gehrels at Palomar
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 3236 T-2 = 1972 HJ = 1989 GD 
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