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13387 Irus (1998 YW6)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2013387
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09483615957515878 1.4573e-07  
a 5.218727126970803 1.8955e-07 AU
q 4.72380308837819 7.5776e-07 AU
i 7.243249310284147 1.134e-05 deg
node 356.0245881575341 6.5612e-05 deg
peri 19.5026624015656 8.3267e-05 deg
M 166.3612314271446 5.0054e-05 deg
tp 2454988.189762849185
(2009-Jun-05.68976285)
0.00058276 JED
period 4354.570347668695
11.92
0.00023725
6.496e-07
d
yr
n .08267176122042284 4.5041e-09 deg/d
Q 5.713651165563416 2.0753e-07 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      401  
   data-arc span      6488 days (17.76 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-09-11  
   last obs. used      2014-06-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53623  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 12:30:25  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 3.72576 AU 
 T_jup = 2.975 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.0 mag n/a MPO253458  

13387 Irus           Discovered 1998 Dec. 22 at Farra d´Isonzo.
The mythological Greek beggar Irus defied and, in the presence of Penelope's suitors, was defeated by Ulysses on his return to Ithaca.
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Reference: 20030106/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1998 YW6 = 1996 RT28 
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