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27500 Mandelbrot (2000 GW132)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2027500
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1997690671342118 7.4246e-08  
a 3.171164216474856 3.5303e-08 AU
q 2.537663699220281 2.3616e-07 AU
i 1.388615819174112 8.609e-06 deg
node 40.7642764619067 0.00027458 deg
peri 330.8851110115438 0.00027491 deg
M 79.70414838751357 1.5756e-05 deg
tp 2456543.827404992397
(2013-Sep-08.32740499)
9.0735e-05 JED
period 2062.654673925257
5.65
3.4444e-05
9.43e-08
d
yr
n .1745323657667406 2.9145e-09 deg/d
Q 3.804664733729432 4.2356e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      839  
   data-arc span      12581 days (34.44 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-09-23  
   last obs. used      2014-03-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .56006  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-16 14:21:45  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.5379 AU 
 T_jup = 3.170 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.1 mag n/a MPO267807  

27500 Mandelbrot           Discovered 2000 Apr. 12 by P. G. Comba at Prescott.
Benoit Mandelbrot (b. 1924) is a French-American mathematician. He has studied geometric and physical structures, to which he gave the name fractals, that are self-similar at different scales. Fractal concepts have found application to many disciplines, from cardiology to the analysis of stock-market prices.
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Reference: 20011101/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-05-11

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Alternate Designations
 2000 GW132 = 1968 UE2 = 1979 SF6 = 1998 BC13 = 1999 FG12 
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