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113390 Helvetia (2002 SU19)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2113390
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2025159803063467 7.0914e-08  
a 2.303604246865874 1.9123e-08 AU
q 1.837087574573968 1.6788e-07 AU
i 7.358627607959443 7.2559e-06 deg
node 298.5081328283288 6.6453e-05 deg
peri 8.706137466600545 7.0969e-05 deg
M 222.6838486781591 3.2748e-05 deg
tp 2457487.612589865158
(2016-Apr-09.11258986)
0.00011995 JED
period 1277.056855026818
3.50
1.5902e-05
4.354e-08
d
yr
n .2818981775031778 3.5101e-09 deg/d
Q 2.77012091915778 2.2995e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      394  
   data-arc span      19936 days (54.58 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-24  
   last obs. used      2015-04-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .60551  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jun-04 20:15:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .82354 AU 
 T_jup = 3.551 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.6 mag n/a MPO338061  

113390 Helvetia           Discovered 2002 Sept. 29 by M. Griesser at Eschenberg Observatory, Winterthur.
Helvetia is an allegorical figure, similar to Justitia. She is a symbol for the nation of Switzerland (Latin: Confoederatio Helvetica), which has combined four different cultures and languages in peaceful coexistence since 1848. Each Swiss stamp carries her name, and her figure appears on most Swiss coins.
NOTE: some special characters may not display properly (any characters within {} are an attempt to place the proper accent above a character)
Reference: 20060219/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-03

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Alternate Designations
 2002 SU19 = 2001 FS166 
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