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12987 (1981 EF2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2012987
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .02979068282842445 4.7612e-08  
a 2.428125040766885 1.6189e-08 au
q 2.355789537809643 1.2092e-07 au
i 6.486922040520608 5.9378e-06 deg
node 300.3466730933125 5.1006e-05 deg
peri 324.3796585222314 0.00015687 deg
M 32.84310471517415 0.00015322 deg
tp 2457474.419854087736
(2016-Mar-26.91985409)
0.00058772 JED
period 1381.990311879514
3.78
1.3821e-05
3.784e-08
d
yr
n .2604938666396279 2.6052e-09 deg/d
Q 2.500460543724126 1.6671e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1118  
   data-arc span      15447 days (42.29 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-01-01  
   last obs. used      2015-04-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .49937  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jun-04 16:16:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.3424 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.54001 au 
 T_jup = 3.500 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5 mag n/a PDS3 (MPC 37483)  

12987 (1981 EF2)          Discovered 1981-Mar-05 by Debehogne, H., DeSanctis, G. at La Silla
Reference: 20000124/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1981 EF2 = 1973 AO1 = 1986 RM3 
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