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30445 Stirling (2000 NJ2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2030445
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 4 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1507416568390375 8.461e-08  
a 2.697299670404176 4.3572e-08 AU
q 2.290704249096061 2.4906e-07 AU
i 12.04928871962132 8.6252e-06 deg
node 287.4854047497772 3.6737e-05 deg
peri 287.0715320132048 5.3656e-05 deg
M 155.9014501952091 4.6875e-05 deg
tp 2456299.787475545848
(2013-Jan-07.28747555)
0.00020354 JED
period 1618.051073210908
4.43
3.9207e-05
1.073e-07
d
yr
n .2224898867287332 5.3911e-09 deg/d
Q 3.103895091712291 5.014e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      558  
   data-arc span      6471 days (17.72 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-10-07  
   last obs. used      2014-06-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55049  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 13:02:51  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.31876 AU 
 T_jup = 3.321 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9 mag n/a MPO231624  

30445 Stirling           Discovered 2000 July 5 by P. G. Comba at Prescott.
James Stirling (1692-1770) was a Scottish mathematician best known for his derivation of an asymptotic formula for factorials.
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Reference: 20020328/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 2000 NJ2 = 1999 CH115 
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