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2999 Dante (1981 CY)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002999
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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 .1052655357384882 5.2962e-08  
a 2.270911607205035 1.1331e-08 AU
q 2.031862880257846 1.2102e-07 AU
i 6.768696372121546 5.7101e-06 deg
node 74.97505753315818 4.8656e-05 deg
peri 39.21922682059919 5.8706e-05 deg
M 345.3092710361969 2.9701e-05 deg
tp 2457051.508155291112
(2015-Jan-29.00815529)
0.00010309 JED
period 1249.96764626489
3.42
9.3553e-06
2.561e-08
d
yr
n .2880074544935139 2.1556e-09 deg/d
Q 2.509960334152224 1.2524e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1112  
   data-arc span      22780 days (62.37 yr)  
   first obs. used      1952-11-16  
   last obs. used      2015-03-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .48749  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jun-04 15:41:51  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.05335 AU 
 T_jup = 3.596 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.6 mag n/a MPO337274  

2999 Dante (1981 CY)          Discovered 1981-Feb-06 by Thomas, N. G. at Flagstaff (AM)
Discovered at the Anderson Mesa station, which is operated by the Lowell Observatory.
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1981 CY = 1978 GT4 = 1978 JT 
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