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79079 (4302 T-3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2079079
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .236615954101315 3.7793e-08  
a 2.376399795435073 7.9881e-09 au
q 1.814105690512033 9.0311e-08 au
i 3.088686567044778 4.4408e-06 deg
node 125.726227841934 7.482e-05 deg
peri 167.8790248125386 7.5368e-05 deg
M 287.8611454475699 9.6729e-06 deg
tp 2459268.629394675550
(2021-Feb-23.12939468)
3.6689e-05 TDB
period 1338.066464765435
3.66
6.7467e-06
1.847e-08
d
yr
n .2690449312344947 1.3566e-09 deg/d
Q 2.938693900358113 9.8782e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      699  
   data-arc span      15535 days (42.53 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-11  
   last obs. used      2020-04-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54955  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 14:37:30  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .79816 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.26706 au 
 T_jup = 3.501 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.2   n/a MPO432339  
diameter diameter 1.514 km 0.236 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.147   0.083 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

79079 (4302 T-3)          Discovered 1977-Oct-16 by van Houten, C. J., van Houten-Groeneveld, I., Gehrels, T. at Palomar
Reference: 20040415/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 4302 T-3 = 1999 TA258 
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