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31872 Terkan (2000 EL106)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2031872
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1340517902031681 4.8948e-08  
a 2.335708523590664 1.5406e-08 au
q 2.022602614610537 1.1153e-07 au
i 3.092826628131626 5.9677e-06 deg
node 13.39238556218178 9.7555e-05 deg
peri 199.2026746625755 0.0001005 deg
M 125.7072702140695 2.5569e-05 deg
tp 2456945.214006189777
(2014-Oct-14.71400619)
9.1892e-05 JED
period 1303.846289021842
3.57
1.29e-05
3.532e-08
d
yr
n .2761061660650777 2.7318e-09 deg/d
Q 2.648814432570791 1.7472e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      563  
   data-arc span      8226 days (22.52 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-04-16  
   last obs. used      2015-10-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .57255  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Oct-28 17:08:03  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.01646 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.31748 au 
 T_jup = 3.554 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.9 mag n/a MPO347757  

31872 Terkán           Discovered 2000 Mar. 13 by K. Sárneczky and G. Szabó at Piszkéstető.
Lajos Terkán (1887-1940) was a member of the staff of the Konkoly Observatory from 1900 to 1935. He had a significant role in organizing and rebuilding the observatory in Budapest in 1921. He also proposed and initiated the photographic observation of comets and minor planets there.
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Reference: 20080122/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-03-05

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Alternate Designations
 2000 EL106 = 1998 WA27 
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