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27438 Carolynjons (2000 FM38)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2027438
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1012831154902078 7.5962e-08  
a 2.687936803657778 2.0621e-08 au
q 2.415694189942527 2.0654e-07 au
i 2.807452099399649 5.9222e-06 deg
node 127.6077767417618 0.0001462 deg
peri 47.68485864531046 0.00014815 deg
M 269.5969156042468 2.6317e-05 deg
tp 2458004.710652677733
(2017-Sep-08.21065268)
0.00011949 JED
period 1609.633520101665
4.41
1.8523e-05
5.071e-08
d
yr
n .2236533940826868 2.5737e-09 deg/d
Q 2.960179417373029 2.2709e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      874  
   data-arc span      9088 days (24.88 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-03-12  
   last obs. used      2016-01-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Feb-25 20:48:30  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.42064 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.00505 au 
 T_jup = 3.364 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.6 mag n/a MPO347727  

27438 Carolynjons           Discovered 2000 Mar. 29 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Carolyn Kay Jons (b. 1998) is a finalist in the 2011 Broadcom MASTERS, a math and science competition for middle-school students, for her physical sciences project. She attends the Central Middle School, Eden Prairie, Minnesota.
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Reference: 20111210/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2011-12-12

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Alternate Designations
 2000 FM38 = 1993 TX40 
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