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1036 Ganymed (1924 TD)
Classification: AMO [NEO]
H:9.4 mag, G:0.15

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History of Radar Detections
Year Month Transmitter Receiver Frequency Obs
1985 Sep Arecibo Arecibo 2380 [A]
1998 Oct Arecibo Arecibo 2380 [A]
2011 Oct Goldstone Goldstone 8560 [G]
2011 Oct Arecibo Arecibo 2380 [A]

Radar-Based Physical Properties
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name symbol value units uncertainty reference notes
morphology
number of components N
morphological type
spectrum-based or image-based dimensions
maximum range extent Rmax km
minimum range extent Rmin km
maximum Doppler bandwidth Bmax Hz
minimum Doppler bandwidth Bmin Hz
effective diameter Deff km
quality code for size Q
shape-based dimensions
equivalent diameter Dequ km
extent along principal axis x Ex km
extent along principal axis y Ey km
extent along principal axis z Ez km
DEEVE extent along x Dx km
DEEVE extent along y Dy km
DEEVE extent along z Dz km
surface area A km2
volume V km3
spin
spin period Pspin h
spin rate ω deg/day
YORP acceleration ω̇ deg/day2
spin axis ecliptic longitude λ deg
spin axis ecliptic latitude β deg
reflectivity
radar cross-section OC σOC km2
radar cross-section SC σSC km2
radar cross-section σT km2
projected area Aproj km2
radar albedo OC σ̂OC
radar albedo SC σ̂SC
radar albedo σ̂T
circular polarization ratio μC 0.18 0.06 2008Icar..198..294B Date: 1985T

Orbital Elements at Epoch 2019-04-27 00:00 TT from MPO473777 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
Element Value Units
e 0.5332347
a 2.6641454 AU
i 26.68762 deg
om 215.55752 deg
w 132.39633 deg
ma 274.1562 deg
n 0.22665599 deg/d

Link to complete orbital information at Minor Planet Center

Earth Close-Approach Data (+/- 10 years)
date nominal distance RTT SNR/run at Arecibo
2011-10-13 00:04:00 0.35910 358.4 248.9
2024-10-13 01:56:00 0.37410 373.4 215.8

Link to complete Close-Approach Data on SBDB at JPL