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243458 Bubulina (2009 QQ38)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2243458
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 3 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2750202056899781 1.0549e-07  
a 2.383143634359311 2.8371e-08 AU
q 1.727730981849051 2.4515e-07 AU
i 12.46815277267756 1.2195e-05 deg
node 182.8415508631095 4.6139e-05 deg
peri 172.6550039476548 5.1716e-05 deg
M 101.6806822504677 2.3129e-05 deg
tp 2456420.958119205335
(2013-May-08.45811921)
8.2069e-05 JED
period 1343.766328686793
3.68
2.3996e-05
6.57e-08
d
yr
n .2679037212904515 4.7841e-09 deg/d
Q 3.038556286869571 3.6174e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      148  
   data-arc span      5602 days (15.34 yr)  
   first obs. used      1998-08-29  
   last obs. used      2013-12-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53937  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jan-22 15:00:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .723142 AU 
 T_jup = 3.454 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.7 mag n/a MPO281337  

243458 Bubulina           Discovered 2009 Aug. 31 by F. Tozzi and M. Graziani at Skylive Observatory.
Bubulina was the nickname of Marina Denisa Botofan (2008-2010), who lived in Constanta, Romania, and died in Pavia, Italy, of lymphoblastic leukemia.
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Reference: 20110218/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2011-02-22
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