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12435 Sudachi (1996 BX)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2012435
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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 .0189815538564624 5.5268e-08  
a 2.894246573607189 2.5192e-08 AU
q 2.839309276396382 1.5712e-07 AU
i 3.266527279227636 5.7942e-06 deg
node 91.09400171348588 9.8235e-05 deg
peri 107.955545119071 0.00018694 deg
M 225.2397295739842 0.00016198 deg
tp 2457673.726327949542
(2016-Oct-12.22632795)
0.00081248 JED
period 1798.463874372328
4.92
2.3481e-05
6.429e-08
d
yr
n .2001708264090885 2.6135e-09 deg/d
Q 2.949183870817995 2.567e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1210  
   data-arc span      6917 days (18.94 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-01-17  
   last obs. used      2014-12-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .52171  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jan-08 02:15:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.83819 AU 
 T_jup = 3.287 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.4 mag n/a MPO319240  

12435 Sudachi           Discovered 1996 Jan. 17 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.
Sudachi (Citrus sudachi) is a small, round, green citrus fruit that is a specialty of Tokushima prefecture. The name was selected among proposals by children who attended the Fureai Space Festival, held in Anan city on the 2008 Japanese Space Day.
NOTE: some special characters may not display properly (any characters within {} are an attempt to place the proper accent above a character)
Reference: 20090409/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-04-10

Alternate Designations
 1996 BX = 1997 GG6 
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