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44027 Termain (1998 AD)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2044027
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 6 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2519467767878811 6.5481e-08  
a 2.63049465134875 2.0133e-08 AU
q 1.967750002583671 1.7741e-07 AU
i 12.21755176435257 1.0426e-05 deg
node 350.7596052103146 2.9807e-05 deg
peri 51.34967874802552 3.8103e-05 deg
M 346.434326240731 1.8084e-05 deg
tp 2457059.220998154951
(2015-Feb-05.72099815)
7.8363e-05 JED
period 1558.31252549018
4.27
1.789e-05
4.898e-08
d
yr
n .2310191274929007 2.6522e-09 deg/d
Q 3.293239300113828 2.5205e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      427  
   data-arc span      9090 days (24.89 yr)  
   first obs. used      1989-11-10  
   last obs. used      2014-09-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .57587  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Oct-09 15:31:39  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .998966 AU 
 T_jup = 3.323 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.8 mag n/a MPO309496  

44027 Termain           Discovered 1998 Jan. 2 by R. Tucker at Goodricke-Pigott Observatory.
Patricia Ann Termain Eliason (b. 1952) has contributed greatly to our knowledge of the solar system as a supporting scientist for Viking, Voyager and other spacecraft missions and as a project manager for the GONG heliosiesmic program.
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Reference: 20030806/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1998 AD = 1999 FX41 
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