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27947 Emilemathieu (1997 NH3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2027947
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05244010711362194 8.487e-08  
a 2.429094172773621 2.5811e-08 AU
q 2.301712214164297 2.0101e-07 AU
i 22.01976452348001 8.8569e-06 deg
node 110.2519237859173 2.0991e-05 deg
peri 211.8344964789056 9.6539e-05 deg
M 189.9853693214135 0.00010201 deg
tp 2457653.553483969602
(2016-Sep-22.05348397)
0.0003973 JED
period 1382.817780391576
3.79
2.204e-05
6.034e-08
d
yr
n .2603379889272597 4.1494e-09 deg/d
Q 2.556476131382944 2.7164e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      391  
   data-arc span      6465 days (17.70 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-07-09  
   last obs. used      2015-03-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .67942  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Apr-07 17:26:40  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.29928 AU 
 T_jup = 3.407 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.2 mag n/a MPO279807  

27947 Emilemathieu           Discovered 1997 July 9 by P. G. Comba at Prescott.
Emile Léonard Mathieu (1835-1890) was an applied mathematician who worked on potential theory, elasticity, capillarity and celestial mechanics. He introduced the "Mathieu functions", which are solutions of the two-dimensional wave equation for the motion of an elliptic membrane.
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Reference: 20020128/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02
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