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9392 Cavaillon (1994 PK7)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2009392
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1269073631446296 4.1145e-08  
a 2.443088149644063 8.7262e-09 au
q 2.133042274642843 1.0275e-07 au
i 6.476585116880079 4.7084e-06 deg
node 150.1843784883413 3.0433e-05 deg
peri 229.1576662967009 3.4337e-05 deg
M 128.6748634424266 1.5315e-05 deg
tp 2458101.961907305458
(2017-Dec-14.46190731)
5.8932e-05 TDB
period 1394.784564510826
3.82
7.4728e-06
2.046e-08
d
yr
n .2581043762312196 1.3828e-09 deg/d
Q 2.753134024645283 9.8336e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1858  
   data-arc span      14444 days (39.55 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-10-21  
   last obs. used      2019-05-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48009  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 01:41:59  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.14004 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.71591 au 
 T_jup = 3.481 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.2   n/a MPO365361  
rotation period rot_per 5.524 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); 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:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

9392 Cavaillon           Discovered 1994 Aug. 10 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory.
Cavaillon is a small city on the road from Avignon to Digne in southern France well-known for the cultivation of fruits and vegetables. The delicious Cavaillon, or perfumed melon, was named after it.
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Reference: 20021120/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1994 PK7 = 1979 UO1 
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