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85267 Taj Mahal (1994 AD2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2085267
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05842903365696457 4.7078e-08  
a 2.562133770000168 1.4997e-08 au
q 2.412430769719183 1.2075e-07 au
i 21.86874429730599 4.9797e-06 deg
node 288.1030499838233 1.7273e-05 deg
peri 143.7910481008618 6.807e-05 deg
M 286.7841484865213 6.4489e-05 deg
tp 2459701.151797437119
(2022-May-01.65179744)
0.00026836 TDB
period 1497.96314336619
4.10
1.3152e-05
3.601e-08
d
yr
n .2403263402002108 2.11e-09 deg/d
Q 2.711836770281154 1.5873e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      871  
   data-arc span      10069 days (27.57 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-01-12  
   last obs. used      2021-08-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5121  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-25 01:53:51  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.44599 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.4806 au 
 T_jup = 3.331 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.52   n/a MPO637171  
diameter diameter 3.153 km 0.195 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 33.428 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Pal, A.; Szakats, R.; Kiss, C.; Bodi, A.; et al. (2019) Ap. J. Supl. Ser. 247, id.26.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.257   0.039 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

85267 Taj Mahal           Discovered 1994 Jan. 12 by V. S. Casulli at Colleverde.
The Taj Mahal is a mausoleum, commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan to house the tomb of his favorite wife.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2018-03-31Last Updated: 2018-04-05

Alternate Designations
 1994 AD2 = 2000 NX27 
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