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30942 Helicaon (1994 CX13)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2030942
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06860557472718511 9.9191e-08  
a 5.168323559336163 1.6284e-07 AU
q 4.813747751171855 5.552e-07 AU
i 22.90272353804659 1.0456e-05 deg
node 143.626201187056 2.5502e-05 deg
peri 269.5339952338078 9.5062e-05 deg
M 27.5675441972323 8.5433e-05 deg
tp 2456671.861418452101
(2014-Jan-14.36141845)
0.0010196 JED
period 4291.636879614454
11.75
0.00020282
5.553e-07
d
yr
n .08388407735752824 3.9644e-09 deg/d
Q 5.522899367500472 1.7401e-07 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      493  
   data-arc span      7630 days (20.89 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-02-08  
   last obs. used      2014-12-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5653  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Feb-04 14:24:13  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 3.92075 AU 
 T_jup = 2.839 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.3 mag n/a MPO279838  

30942 Helicaon           Discovered 1994 Feb. 8 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory.
Helicaon, a Trojan warrior, was the son of Antenor and the husband of Laodice, daughter of Priamos, king of Troy.
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Reference: 20100726/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-07-28

Alternate Designations
 1994 CX13 = 1999 RH51 
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