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114987 Tittel (2003 QW68)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2114987
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09701780923329081 8.5815e-08  
a 3.14161838889918 4.9588e-08 au
q 2.83682545536116 2.8134e-07 au
i 2.559505481086118 8.3052e-06 deg
node 118.2433717611789 0.00019486 deg
peri 87.06503264309184 0.00020084 deg
M 218.2520858055094 5.4044e-05 deg
tp 2458201.334452631070
(2018-Mar-23.83445263)
0.00031721 JED
period 2033.895204634981
5.57
4.8155e-05
1.318e-07
d
yr
n .1770002698170521 4.1907e-09 deg/d
Q 3.446411322437199 5.4399e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      305  
   data-arc span      7147 days (19.57 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-05-22  
   last obs. used      2015-12-16  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .62491  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 17:07:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.83389 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.51489 au 
 T_jup = 3.201 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.2 mag n/a MPO302610  

114987 Tittel           Discovered 2003 Aug. 26 by K. Sárneczky and B. Sipőcz at Piszkesteto.
Hungarian astronomer and professor Pál Tittel (1784-1831), director of the Eger and Buda observatories, was a catholic priest and member of the Hungarian Academy of Science. For several years in his youth he was a pupil of Gauss in Göttingen. This minor planet was discovered on the 172nd anniversary of his death.
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Reference: 20091202/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-04-12

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Alternate Designations
 2003 QW68 = 2001 FP99 
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