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(2012 XB112)
Classification: Apollo [NEO]          SPK-ID: 3620672
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Orbit Diagram
Note: Make sure you have Java enabled on your browser to see the applet. This applet is provided as a 3D orbit visualization tool. The applet was implemented using 2-body methods, and hence should not be used for determining accurate long-term trajectories (over several years or decades) or planetary encounter circumstances. For accurate long-term ephemerides, please instead use our Horizons system.

Note: If the applet has stopped working because of a recent Java upgrade, here is a possible workaround.
Orbit Viewer

Additional Notes: the orbits shown in the applet are color coded. The planets are white lines, and the asteroid/comet is a blue line. The bright white line indicates the portion of the orbit that is above the ecliptic plane, and the darker portion is below the ecliptic plane. Likewise for the asteroid/comet orbit, the light blue indicates the portion above the ecliptic plane, and the dark blue the portion below the ecliptic plane.

Orbit Viewer applet originally written and kindly provided by Osamu Ajiki (AstroArts), and further modified by Ron Baalke (JPL).

Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 16 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1447072714121011 9.5777e-06  
a 1.028847955879429 3.344e-06 au
q .8799661754861987 1.2702e-05 au
i 1.321804113045647 0.00030398 deg
node 76.86854423100151 0.0012062 deg
peri 88.8383996009062 0.0034053 deg
M 108.7664680456209 0.00050896 deg
tp 2457485.335732218296
0.00021764 JED
period 381.1757166190587
n .9444463125644978 4.6046e-06 deg/d
Q 1.177729736272658 3.8279e-06 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      72  
   data-arc span      3 days  
   first obs. used      2012-12-11  
   last obs. used      2012-12-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      4  
   fit RMS      .63102  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-13 16:55:57  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .000838097 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 3.79135 au 
 T_jup = 5.937 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 29.9 mag n/a MPO247345  
diameter diameter 0.0025 km 0.0005 n/a Based on Goldstone echo band-width of 3-4 Hz and light-curve rotational period of 2.6 minutes from light-curves.
rotation period rot_per 0.043333 h n/a n/a 2.6 minute rotation period from lightcurves by Bill Ryan

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