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306367 Nut (5025 P-L)
Classification: Apollo [NEO]          SPK-ID: 2306367
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 38 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .7429898384042919 1.3967e-07  
a 2.531499188442865 1.5137e-07 au
q .6506210155011045 3.4117e-07 au
i 3.774366464204166 2.2724e-05 deg
node 346.2186763230739 0.00014344 deg
peri 152.8333086510396 0.00015792 deg
M 359.0150167204885 0.00014868 deg
tp 2457604.525237157640
(2016-Aug-04.02523716)
0.00060739 JED
period 1471.177640161619
4.03
0.00013195
3.613e-07
d
yr
n .2447019246162901 2.1948e-08 deg/d
Q 4.412377361384625 2.6383e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      96  
   data-arc span      20136 days (55.13 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-10-22  
   last obs. used      2015-12-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      1  
   fit RMS      .54005  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 22:51:22  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0529003 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .646182 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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