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10244 Thuringer Wald (4668 P-L)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2010244
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1018894564438599 6.3238e-08  
a 2.404287508054411 1.5534e-08 au
q 2.159315960723985 1.5199e-07 au
i 7.474002503832433 8.0112e-06 deg
node 28.15873490294065 5.0757e-05 deg
peri 27.92228066329226 6.5955e-05 deg
M 311.1997207572304 4.4165e-05 deg
tp 2457785.085606630919
(2017-Jan-31.58560663)
0.00016781 JED
period 1361.689306254869
3.73
1.3196e-05
3.613e-08
d
yr
n .2643774893041705 2.5621e-09 deg/d
Q 2.649259055384837 1.7116e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      801  
   data-arc span      20014 days (54.80 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-26  
   last obs. used      2015-07-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55079  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Sep-02 14:30:02  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.17167 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.66714 au 
 T_jup = 3.505 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.6 mag n/a MPO344385  

10244 Thüringer Wald           Discovered 1960 Sept. 26 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
The Thüringer Wald is a mountain range east of the Werra river, flowing from northwest to southeast. The summits are the Inselsberg (900 m) and the Beerberg (980 m). It is a wonderful area with beautiful forests for hikers. The main industry is creating Christmas decorations and children's toys.
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Reference: 20030501/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 4668 P-L = 1990 TB14 
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