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13118 La Harpe (1993 UX4)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2013118
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07949629859975393 8.0131e-08  
a 2.985206918736341 3.7071e-08 AU
q 2.747894018142425 2.2812e-07 AU
i 11.54487122518917 8.8251e-06 deg
node 72.02884746884908 2.6585e-05 deg
peri 196.7173936576922 5.0264e-05 deg
M 148.334502551141 4.3968e-05 deg
tp 2456224.253303631695
(2012-Oct-23.75330363)
0.00022958 JED
period 1883.909716798657
5.16
3.5092e-05
9.608e-08
d
yr
n .1910919598693673 3.5595e-09 deg/d
Q 3.222519819330256 4.0018e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      998  
   data-arc span      13253 days (36.28 yr)  
   first obs. used      1978-11-05  
   last obs. used      2015-02-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .48354  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Mar-09 14:33:42  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.73569 AU 
 T_jup = 3.223 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.9 mag n/a MPO324430  

13118 La Harpe           Discovered 1993 Oct. 20 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory.
Jean François de la Harpe (1739-1803) was a French writer and a bitter and caustic man. Although unsuccessful in his other writings, he will be always remembered for his Abrégé de l´Histoire générale des Voyages (1780), a 32-volume set that gives a complete review of famous voyages during historical times.
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Reference: 20050407/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-04-15

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Alternate Designations
 1993 UX4 = 1978 VH3 = 1991 DE2 
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