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4697 Novara (1986 QO)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2004697
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1732153121908959 5.4333e-08  
a 2.434347508173629 1.3167e-08 AU
q 2.012681244564205 1.3063e-07 AU
i 1.737455515183567 5.5339e-06 deg
node 262.96543057611 0.00020167 deg
peri 52.87297301849667 0.00020227 deg
M 117.4890883227577 2.1484e-05 deg
tp 2456347.740760176544
(2013-Feb-24.24076018)
8.1211e-05 JED
period 1387.306078064719
3.80
1.1256e-05
3.082e-08
d
yr
n .2594957275053514 2.1054e-09 deg/d
Q 2.856013771783054 1.5448e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1129  
   data-arc span      10089 days (27.62 yr)  
   first obs. used      1986-08-08  
   last obs. used      2014-03-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .57242  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Apr-17 13:46:47  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .998593 AU 
 T_jup = 3.484 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9 mag n/a MPO279563  

4697 Novara           Discovered 1986 Aug. 26 by H. Debehogne at La Silla.
Novara is a city in the Piedmont region in northwest Italy. It is an important crossroads for commercial traffic along the routes from Milan to Turin and it is known also for its natural beauty, and for the production of a number of valuable wines and fine rice. Name suggested by S. Foglia.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2013-04-25Last Updated: 2013-04-29

Alternate Designations
 1986 QO = 1971 SW2 = 1989 GO7 
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