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38628 Huya (2000 EB173)
Classification: TransNeptunian Object          SPK-ID: 2038628
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2773033306406438 4.0588e-05  
a 39.48138062497004 0.002711 AU
q 28.53306227937486 0.00036068 AU
i 15.46568181346608 3.0837e-05 deg
node 169.2466179037622 0.00012986 deg
peri 67.50572809318848 0.0029464 deg
M 359.9789441894876 0.0015962 deg
tp 2457005.799762237884
(2014-Dec-14.29976224)
0.40125 JED
period 90612.2518777849
248.08
9.3329
0.02555
d
yr
n .003972972666936445 4.0921e-07 deg/d
Q 50.42969897056522 0.0034628 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      176  
   data-arc span      7010 days (19.19 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-04-09  
   last obs. used      2015-06-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      2  
   fit RMS      .62795  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jul-06 13:00:31  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 27.5555 AU 
 T_jup = 5.233 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 4.9 mag n/a MPO233721  
rotation period rot_per 5.28 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-July); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Thirouin, A.; Noll, K.S.; Ortiz, J.L.; Morales, N. (2014) Astron. Astrophys. 563, A3.]

38628 Huya           Discovered 2000 Mar. 10 by I. Ferrin at Merida.
Huya is one of the most representative gods in the infra-world of the Wayuu Indians of Venezuela. As such it is associated with the rain and winter, and lives in the celestial altitudes beyond the sun.
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Reference: 20030501/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02
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