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306367 Nut (5025 P-L)
Classification: Apollo [NEO]          SPK-ID: 2306367
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .7429889142972338 2.9267e-07  
a 2.532230209309887 3.4561e-07 AU
q .650811235344077 6.6516e-07 AU
i 3.774348969806546 2.3568e-05 deg
node 346.2214114641798 0.00019424 deg
peri 152.8118733426129 0.00023389 deg
M 212.274957929346 0.00027199 deg
tp 2457604.455341784772
(2016-Aug-03.95534178)
0.0010051 JED
period 1471.814933980716
4.03
0.00030132
8.25e-07
d
yr
n .2445959690233153 5.0076e-08 deg/d
Q 4.413649183275698 6.024e-07 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      67  
   data-arc span      19261 days (52.73 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-10-22  
   last obs. used      2013-07-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      1  
   fit RMS      .5163  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-12 13:12:45  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0526346 AU 
 T_jup = 2.987 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.7 mag n/a MPO266780  

306367 Nut           Discovered 1960 Oct. 22 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Nut was a goddess of the heavens in the old Egyptian religion. With Geb, the god of Earth, she gave birth to the god Osiris.
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Reference: 20120406/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2012-04-09

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