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85185 Lederman (1991 LM3)
Classification: Mars-crossing Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2085185
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2849502476379565 3.6591e-08  
a 2.175986346350826 8.2532e-09 au
q 1.555938498101346 7.7641e-08 au
i 5.048620045182107 4.2026e-06 deg
node 230.654189983876 4.7484e-05 deg
peri 63.96270302871945 4.8634e-05 deg
M 223.7997321561128 1.4556e-05 deg
tp 2459044.065884858624
(2020-Jul-13.56588486)
4.9506e-05 TDB
period 1172.418535418257
3.21
6.6702e-06
1.826e-08
d
yr
n .3070575815074189 1.7469e-09 deg/d
Q 2.796034194600307 1.0605e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      698  
   data-arc span      10131 days (27.74 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-05-18  
   last obs. used      2019-02-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54519  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 04:31:13  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .548084 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.42864 au 
 T_jup = 3.626 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.4   n/a MPO436371  

85185 Lederman           Discovered 1991 June 6 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory.
Leon Max Lederman (b. 1922) is an American particle physicist and 1988 Physics Nobel Laureate. In 1962 he discovered the muon neutrino and in 1977 the bottom quark. Since 1989 he has been director emeritus of the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, and is the author of The God particle.
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Reference: 20130127/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-01-31

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Alternate Designations
 1991 LM3 = 1998 XP13 
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