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10966 van der Hucht (3308 T-1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2010966
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 6 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1022565270862175 5.7077e-08  
a 3.135504709210682 3.8595e-08 AU
q 2.814878886984317 1.7797e-07 AU
i 1.417564083703269 6.5362e-06 deg
node 168.0880743978427 0.00025572 deg
peri 90.57014193100594 0.00025821 deg
M 270.3577654138177 3.8748e-05 deg
tp 2457505.474893406582
(2016-Apr-26.97489341)
0.00022138 JED
period 2027.961066182426
5.55
3.7443e-05
1.025e-07
d
yr
n .1775182009177764 3.2776e-09 deg/d
Q 3.456130531437046 4.2541e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      769  
   data-arc span      15645 days (42.83 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-03-26  
   last obs. used      2014-01-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .58606  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 19:57:59  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.8017 AU 
 T_jup = 3.203 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.1 mag n/a PDS3 (MPC 34814)  

10966 van der Hucht           Discovered 1971 Mar. 26 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Karel A. van der Hucht (b. 1946) is an astronomer at the space research center in Utrecht. An authority on Wolf-Rayet stars, he compiled the Catalogue of Galactic Wolf-Rayet Stars. He was appointed assistant general secretary of the IAU in 2003.
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Reference: 20060219/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-03

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Alternate Designations
 3308 T-1 = 1978 RW9 = 1992 AR6 = 1993 FK47 
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