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11552 Boucolion (1993 BD4)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2011552
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1543534016684616 7.0108e-08  
a 5.257458751514196 1.4642e-07 AU
q 4.445952109086356 3.4403e-07 AU
i 14.68309362922957 7.084e-06 deg
node 138.3720391365775 3.4517e-05 deg
peri 182.7264098831759 4.5258e-05 deg
M 105.3146623542839 2.8741e-05 deg
tp 2455512.402975969163
(2010-Nov-11.90297597)
0.00035317 JED
period 4403.137400670201
12.06
0.00018394
5.036e-07
d
yr
n .08175988329258234 3.4155e-09 deg/d
Q 6.068965393942035 1.6902e-07 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      820  
   data-arc span      7727 days (21.16 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-01-27  
   last obs. used      2014-03-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55196  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-16 13:47:41  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 3.43223 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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