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9553 Colas (1985 UG2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2009553
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1172023914314586 2.5962e-08  
a 2.198347466447391 5.6203e-09 au
q 1.940695886182468 5.6428e-08 au
i 1.920662134569929 4.4649e-06 deg
node 149.9096263989893 8.4373e-05 deg
peri 252.5733602497993 8.7055e-05 deg
M 211.1256261935886 2.0689e-05 deg
tp 2459492.834624707735
(2021-Oct-05.33462471)
6.8845e-05 TDB
period 1190.537097575025
3.26
4.5656e-06
1.25e-08
d
yr
n .3023845294138879 1.1596e-09 deg/d
Q 2.455999046712313 6.279e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1952  
   data-arc span      24076 days (65.92 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-02-26  
   last obs. used      2020-01-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50122  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 19:22:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .950127 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.88835 au 
 T_jup = 3.657 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456367.5 (2013-Mar-16.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1169818512387714 2.5884e-08  
q 1.940915657049772 5.6184e-08 au
tp 2455921.003479804868
(2011-Dec-25.50347980)
6.7504e-05 TDB
node 149.9278426876713 8.4374e-05 deg
peri 252.4760811035874 8.7078e-05 deg
i 1.919886417818802 4.4666e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1952  
   data-arc span      24076 days (65.92 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-02-26  
   last obs. used      2020-01-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50122  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 19:22:06  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.88835 au 
 T_jup = 3.657 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 6.699959577759645E-16 -1.448654252238916E-15 -3.390792903567323E-13 3.122755964469501E-16 -1.208856009498326E-13 -1.271087188300885E-16
q -1.448654252238916E-15 3.156653112499581E-15 7.525636945526671E-13 -8.405446204247683E-16 2.697699184991775E-13 2.689559208312541E-16
tp -3.390792903567323E-13 7.525636945526671E-13 4.556831659411022E-9 -1.491562562463905E-11 1.45767525241035E-9 -1.250121175523129E-12
node 3.122755964469501E-16 -8.405446204247683E-16 -1.491562562463905E-11 7.119037453129435E-9 -7.119191032501432E-9 -5.61264137624831E-11
peri -1.208856009498326E-13 2.697699184991775E-13 1.45767525241035E-9 -7.119191032501432E-9 7.582632643999917E-9 5.571139437064513E-11
i -1.271087188300885E-16 2.689559208312541E-16 -1.250121175523129E-12 -5.61264137624831E-11 5.571139437064513E-11 1.995025594163792E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.2   n/a MPO421722  
diameter diameter 3.791 km 0.141 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.178   0.029 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

9553 Colas           Discovered 1985 Oct. 17 at Caussols.
François Colas (b. 1959) is an expert on modern solar-system astrometry at the Institut de Mécanique Celeste in Paris. He has contributed to numerous research papers in observational planetary astronomy. A strong supporter of the Pic du Midi Observatory, he has many fruitful relations with the amateur community.
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Reference: 19991123/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-11

Alternate Designations
 1985 UG2 = 1990 EB8 
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