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300892 Taichung (2008 BT15)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2300892
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 5 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1048008370709325 1.275e-07  
a 3.114086914736232 9.1718e-08 au
q 2.787727999360237 3.8194e-07 au
i 1.288161305097807 1.2631e-05 deg
node 145.9476680635056 0.00052557 deg
peri 21.15351968678854 0.00053035 deg
M 130.3735511078501 5.8977e-05 deg
tp 2456673.588540280968
(2014-Jan-16.08854028)
0.00033079 JED
period 2007.217900219446
5.50
8.8677e-05
2.428e-07
d
yr
n .1793527249635636 7.9236e-09 deg/d
Q 3.440445830112226 1.0133e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      96  
   data-arc span      2750 days (7.53 yr)  
   first obs. used      2006-10-19  
   last obs. used      2014-04-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .64168  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-12 12:26:17  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.79467 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.53324 au 
 T_jup = 3.209 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.5 mag n/a MPO294569  

300892 Taichung           Discovered 2008 Jan. 28 by C.-S. Lin and Q.-z. Ye at Lulin.
Taichung is Taiwan's third largest city and has been proclaimed as a cultural city.
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Reference: 20120207/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2012-02-09

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Alternate Designations
 2008 BT15 = 2008 AE73 
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