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13059 Ducuroir (1991 BD1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2013059
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 5 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .094860451075341 6.8893e-08  
a 2.587461871324744 2.1605e-08 AU
q 2.342014071070633 1.8525e-07 AU
i 6.564645117732237 6.1053e-06 deg
node 115.26799586 5.2306e-05 deg
peri 53.87211631201156 5.9752e-05 deg
M 220.568048112829 2.7784e-05 deg
tp 2457589.301857358755
(2016-Jul-19.80185736)
0.00011779 JED
period 1520.230232598895
4.16
1.904e-05
5.213e-08
d
yr
n .2368062365031153 2.9659e-09 deg/d
Q 2.832909671578856 2.3654e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1026  
   data-arc span      11582 days (31.71 yr)  
   first obs. used      1983-02-11  
   last obs. used      2014-10-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .47783  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Nov-10 13:18:54  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.35695 AU 
 T_jup = 3.406 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.4 mag n/a MPO266028  

13059 Ducuroir           Discovered 1991 Jan. 18 by E. W. Elst at Haute Provence.
Amateur astronomer Marc Ducuroir (1932-2003), secretary of the Société Royale Belge d´Astronomie during 1968-1977, participated in nine eclipse expeditions. His enthusiasm and sense of humor were much appreciated. He built a 0.15-m astrograph, now at the Peiresc Observatory, near St. Hubert, Belgium.
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Reference: 20060413/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2006-04-17
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