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133243 Essen (2003 RT1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2133243
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05069398069007777 8.8536e-08  
a 2.595809428970527 4.0862e-08 AU
q 2.464217515903173 2.388e-07 AU
i 7.110596132419395 8.9338e-06 deg
node 264.0810303238546 7.1616e-05 deg
peri 65.11862959321994 0.00012121 deg
M 266.2997500969651 0.00010059 deg
tp 2457398.099549556560
(2016-Jan-10.59954956)
0.00043126 JED
period 1527.59291451714
4.18
3.607e-05
9.875e-08
d
yr
n .235664879418345 5.5646e-09 deg/d
Q 2.727401342037881 4.2934e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      256  
   data-arc span      5374 days (14.71 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-10-03  
   last obs. used      2014-06-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .67907  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Oct-09 17:52:36  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.46273 AU 
 T_jup = 3.404 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.6 mag n/a MPO299745  

133243 Essen           Discovered 2003 Sept. 2 by T. Payer at the Walter Hohmann Observatory, Essen.
Essen, in the German agglomeration "Ruhrgebiet", is the former center of German heavy industry. It has emerged as a modern city with various scientific and cultural activities. Essen is the location of the observatory where this minor planet was discovered.
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Reference: 20091004/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-10-06

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Alternate Designations
 2003 RT1 = 2002 KO15 
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