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11552 Boucolion (1993 BD4)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2011552
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .153505123530739 6.9838e-08  
a 5.261012200603361 1.3871e-07 AU
q 4.453419872853017 3.373e-07 AU
i 14.68524839040314 6.7318e-06 deg
node 138.3618489508307 3.0999e-05 deg
peri 182.8909705918798 4.043e-05 deg
M 121.5640643987435 2.7184e-05 deg
tp 2455512.149898287008
(2010-Nov-11.64989829)
0.00032617 JED
period 4407.602191213144
12.07
0.00017431
4.772e-07
d
yr
n .08167706258012228 3.2302e-09 deg/d
Q 6.068604528353704 1.6e-07 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      924  
   data-arc span      8049 days (22.04 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-01-27  
   last obs. used      2015-02-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .52466  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Mar-09 14:27:26  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 3.44161 AU 
 T_jup = 2.911 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.0 mag n/a MPO247469  

11552 Boucolion           Discovered 1993 Jan. 27 by E. W. Elst at Caussols.
Boucolion was the father of Pedasos and Aesopos. Both sons died near the Scamander river.
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Reference: 20030106/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1993 BD4 = 1975 NP1 = 1994 CE20 
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