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30439 Moe (2000 MB)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2030439
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 19 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1155869843947828 1.2287e-07  
a 2.482764607831915 1.6374e-08 AU
q 2.195789333850529 3.0235e-07 AU
i 6.194849185168236 5.6224e-06 deg
node 29.46061835984451 5.6555e-05 deg
peri 127.913140055874 5.9837e-05 deg
M 334.8504079640186 1.9661e-05 deg
tp 2457100.322901560184
(2015-Mar-18.82290156)
7.8027e-05 JED
period 1428.899701842178
3.91
1.4135e-05
3.87e-08
d
yr
n .2519421058986 2.4923e-09 deg/d
Q 2.769739881813302 1.8266e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1095  
   data-arc span      10445 days (28.60 yr)  
   first obs. used      1986-11-30  
   last obs. used      2015-07-06  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .4882  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Sep-02 15:17:27  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.21144 AU 
 T_jup = 3.460 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.7 mag n/a MPO337512  

30439 Moe           Discovered 2000 June 21 by J. Broughton at Reedy Creek Observatory.
Brooklyn-born Moe Howard (Harry Moses Horwitz, 1897-1975) was the mophaired leader of the slapstick comedy team "The Three Stooges", who entertained the world with their long-running series of Hollywood short and feature length films beginning in 1934.
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Reference: 20020427/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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Alternate Designations
 2000 MB = 1986 WX9 = 1998 XR42 
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