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12687 de Valory (1987 YS1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2012687
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1213995503565799 6.1252e-08  
a 2.556579005184468 2.1766e-08 AU
q 2.246211463504001 1.4938e-07 AU
i 13.01373175575693 8.63e-06 deg
node 149.2018124767991 3.0677e-05 deg
peri 304.8758854004941 5.6776e-05 deg
M 164.1605599601438 4.6008e-05 deg
tp 2456119.646650803978
(2012-Jul-11.14665080)
0.00018879 JED
period 1493.09435695198
4.09
1.9068e-05
5.221e-08
d
yr
n .2411100131239584 3.0791e-09 deg/d
Q 2.866946546864934 2.4408e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      747  
   data-arc span      21768 days (59.60 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-11-24  
   last obs. used      2014-06-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .48368  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 12:28:57  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.28854 AU 
 T_jup = 3.391 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.0 mag n/a PDS3 (MPC 37034)  

12687 de Valory           Discovered 1987 Dec. 17 by E. W. Elst and G. Pizarro at the European Southern Observatory.
Guy Louis Henri, Marquis de Valory (1692-1774), was a French aristocrat, well known from his friendship with Voltaire. He became an ambassador for the Prussian King Frederic II.
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Reference: 20080618/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-06-20

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Alternate Designations
 1987 YS1 = 1989 GT6 
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