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343000 Ijontichy (2009 BH73)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2343000
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03958562208464611 2.5306e-07  
a 2.969537348723677 9.9791e-08 AU
q 2.85198636547086 7.9071e-07 AU
i 9.082005747006809 1.9274e-05 deg
node 301.2279575336732 8.4262e-05 deg
peri 91.46499006683527 0.00039135 deg
M 137.3932951245976 0.00036735 deg
tp 2456287.163160353400
(2012-Dec-25.66316035)
0.0018925 JED
period 1869.096028593616
5.12
9.4216e-05
2.579e-07
d
yr
n .1926064763354501 9.7088e-09 deg/d
Q 3.087088331976495 1.0374e-07 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      91  
   data-arc span      4450 days (12.18 yr)  
   first obs. used      2002-11-14  
   last obs. used      2015-01-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .72398  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Feb-04 22:43:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.8757 AU 
 T_jup = 3.243 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.7 mag n/a MPO239067  

343000 Ijontichy           Discovered 2009 Jan. 29 by E. Schwab and U. Zimmer at Taunus.
"Ijon Tichy: Raumpilot" is a satirical German science fiction TV series. The space traveller Ijon Tichy, played by the actor Oliver Jahn, navigates the universe in his "three-room rocket". The story is based on "The Star Diaries\" by Stanisław Lem.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2013-09-19Last Updated: 2013-09-23

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