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114987 Tittel (2003 QW68)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2114987
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 4 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09658981922932211 9.5544e-08  
a 3.14286212729598 5.142e-08 AU
q 2.839293642557779 3.0983e-07 AU
i 2.559521370856622 1.0255e-05 deg
node 118.2452871389752 0.00021519 deg
peri 87.02618906018509 0.00022228 deg
M 147.5153169705667 5.7234e-05 deg
tp 2456166.586437220368
(2012-Aug-27.08643722)
0.00031471 JED
period 2035.103125328791
5.57
4.9944e-05
1.367e-07
d
yr
n .1768952125911744 4.3413e-09 deg/d
Q 3.446430612034182 5.6387e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      246  
   data-arc span      6677 days (18.28 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-05-22  
   last obs. used      2014-09-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .64172  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Sep-12 15:59:25  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.83815 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. Sip{o´´}cz 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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