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9617 Grahamchapman (1993 FA5)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2009617
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1125252025753756 2.7512e-08  
a 2.224963526482028 5.8485e-09 au
q 1.974599054941816 6.0555e-08 au
i 6.141862983293305 2.9356e-06 deg
node 165.5144349085197 2.775e-05 deg
peri 281.4238381315079 3.0865e-05 deg
M 270.9851678334414 1.438e-05 deg
tp 2459696.238581368312
(2022-Apr-26.73858137)
4.8837e-05 TDB
period 1212.223700997223
3.32
4.7796e-06
1.309e-08
d
yr
n .2969748897863074 1.1709e-09 deg/d
Q 2.47532799802224 6.5066e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2086  
   data-arc span      25569 days (70.00 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-08-08  
   last obs. used      2021-08-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51863  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-24 20:01:44  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.00173 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.6941 au 
 T_jup = 3.631 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.72   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 2.840 km 0.382 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 2.2856 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Pray, D.; Pravec, P.; Kusnirak, P.; Reddy, V.; et al. (2006) CBET 414.]
[Pravec, P.; Scheirich, P.; Vokrouhlicky, D.; Harris, A.W.; et al. (2012) Icarus 218, 125-143. See also supplemental on-line material.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.245   0.039 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

9617 Grahamchapman           Discovered 1993 Mar. 17 at the European Southern Observatory in the course of the Uppsala-ESO Survey of Asteroids and Comets.
Graham Chapman (1941-1989) was a member of "Monty Python's Flying Circus", the internationally popular British television series of the 1970s known for its pioneering irreverent comedy.
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Reference: 20000320/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

Alternate Designations
 1993 FA5 = 1991 RN18 
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