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175365 Carsac (2005 QO143)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2175365
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 5 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .02135155867995783 1.6431e-07  
a 3.488819515661933 1.0794e-07 AU
q 3.414327781049495 6.1785e-07 AU
i 9.345409719691187 1.2937e-05 deg
node 352.200190136099 7.8223e-05 deg
peri 120.8166335992336 0.0003545 deg
M 359.8699060951234 0.00034069 deg
tp 2456801.360142942363
(2014-May-23.86014294)
0.0022525 JED
period 2380.214965063796
6.52
0.00011046
3.024e-07
d
yr
n .1512468433666667 7.0192e-09 deg/d
Q 3.563311250274371 1.1025e-07 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      94  
   data-arc span      19435 days (53.21 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-28  
   last obs. used      2013-12-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .58485  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-11 13:36:47  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.44035 AU 
 T_jup = 3.107 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.0 mag n/a MPO280930  

175365 Carsac           Discovered 2005 Aug. 31 by B. Christophe at Saint-Sulpice.
French geologist and archaeologist Francis Carsac (Fran{\c c}ois Bordes, 1919-1981) was a prehistory and geology professor in the science faculty at Bordeaux University. He published many very popular science-fiction books, some of the discoverer's favorites.
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Reference: 20080819/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-08-25

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