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85267 Taj Mahal (1994 AD2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2085267
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 21 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06005978975416223 5.0957e-08  
a 2.560999929087525 1.5652e-08 au
q 2.407186811786104 1.2963e-07 au
i 21.88091625469906 5.2189e-06 deg
node 288.1239280469209 1.7612e-05 deg
peri 142.943709514061 6.7175e-05 deg
M 96.40833886081523 6.3261e-05 deg
tp 2458199.610320710938
(2018-Mar-22.11032071)
0.00026312 TDB
period 1496.968895526948
4.10
1.3724e-05
3.757e-08
d
yr
n .2404859587101017 2.2047e-09 deg/d
Q 2.714813046388946 1.6592e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      778  
   data-arc span      9240 days (25.30 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-01-12  
   last obs. used      2019-05-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52096  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 04:31:02  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.44173 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.48122 au 
 T_jup = 3.331 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457153.5 (2015-May-11.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 21 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06044510015528631 5.0562e-08  
q 2.406586605206517 1.2869e-07 au
tp 2456705.385448869787
(2014-Feb-16.88544887)
0.00026301 TDB
node 288.1409482680415 1.7611e-05 deg
peri 143.6840673709652 6.6976e-05 deg
i 21.88076911518713 5.219e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      778  
   data-arc span      9240 days (25.30 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-01-12  
   last obs. used      2019-05-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52096  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 04:31:02  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.48122 au 
 T_jup = 3.331 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 2.556509983623267E-15 -6.464466343603568E-15 -5.329908793363641E-12 -2.599037223544546E-14 -1.351888624472719E-12 -5.240037419680669E-15
q -6.464466343603568E-15 1.655997461301436E-14 1.330551415885258E-11 6.328094988248262E-14 3.386858012028399E-12 1.409276648748661E-14
tp -5.329908793363641E-12 1.330551415885258E-11 6.917313801153864E-8 2.206091654845662E-10 1.704848210587029E-8 -1.352912822868672E-11
node -2.599037223544546E-14 6.328094988248262E-14 2.206091654845662E-10 3.101409456734767E-10 -2.322324866359145E-10 1.510924381624059E-11
peri -1.351888624472719E-12 3.386858012028399E-12 1.704848210587029E-8 -2.322324866359145E-10 4.485727096907152E-9 -1.714949088615298E-11
i -5.240037419680669E-15 1.409276648748661E-14 -1.352912822868672E-11 1.510924381624059E-11 -1.714949088615298E-11 2.72383710449424E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.5   n/a MPO436372  
diameter diameter 3.153 km 0.195 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
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

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Alternate Designations
 1994 AD2 = 2000 NX27 
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