My Asteroid

106545 Colanduno is an asteroid. It was discovered by Jeffrey S. Medkeff on November 28, 2000. Its provisional name was 2000 WL68. It was named after Derek Colanduno, American producer and co-host of the podcast Skepticality.

You can track, and see my Asteroid in real time at the JPL Small Body Database system online at this link.

colanduno-planetoid

Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)

 ElementValueUncertainty (1-sigma)  Units 
e.092511299280840694.3181e-08 
a3.0362653205682562.5009e-08au
q2.7553764708011281.3784e-07au
i.60279214356839374.699e-06deg
node58.27656400403470.00045242deg
peri272.70167428925590.00045316deg
M252.27263682227912.71e-05deg
tp2459178.771161841243
(2020-Nov-25.27116184)
0.00014826TDB
period1932.448842355967
5.29
2.3876e-05
6.537e-08
d
yr
n.18629212432920182.3017e-09deg/d
Q3.3171541703353842.7323e-08au
Orbit Determination Parameters

   # obs. used (total)     613  
   data-arc span     7173 days (19.64 yr)  
   first obs. used     1999-09-13  
   last obs. used     2019-05-04  
   planetary ephem.     DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.     SB431-N16  
   condition code     0  
   norm. resid. RMS     .60366  
   source     ORB  
   producer     Otto Matic  
   solution date     2019-May-30 06:42:45  

Additional Information

 Earth MOID = 1.74372 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.98219 au 
 T_jup = 3.235 
106545 ColandunoDiscovered 2000 Nov. 28 by Jeff Medkeff at Junk Bond Observatory.
Derek Colanduno produces and co-hosts Skepticality, a podcast talk show that reports science news and comments critically on urban legends and pseudoscience. His work has promoted science and informed thousands of listeners.
Reference: 20060413/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2006-04-17

[ show close-approach data ]

Alternate Designations

 2000 WL68 = 1999 RO119 
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]