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5548 Thosharriot (1980 TH)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005548
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07663774097968017 5.517e-08  
a 2.991446793183161 2.748e-08 AU
q 2.762189068692695 1.6652e-07 AU
i 9.971715708088329 7.8456e-06 deg
node 334.8349132737493 3.5344e-05 deg
peri 117.650408700799 6.7883e-05 deg
M 99.35191126113664 5.5979e-05 deg
tp 2456278.952249715074
(2012-Dec-17.45224972)
0.00029252 JED
period 1889.819609097125
5.17
2.6041e-05
7.13e-08
d
yr
n .190494372196716 2.6249e-09 deg/d
Q 3.220704517673627 2.9586e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      972  
   data-arc span      12240 days (33.51 yr)  
   first obs. used      1980-10-03  
   last obs. used      2014-04-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .56906  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Apr-17 13:48:39  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.79553 AU 
 T_jup = 3.229 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.3 mag n/a MPO263397  

5548 Thosharriot           Discovered 1980 Oct. 3 by Z. Vavrova at Klet.
Thomas Harriot (1560-1621) is recognized as having made the first use of a telescope to record a celestial object with his drawing of the moon from Syon House, near London, on 1609 July 26 (O.S.), several months before Galileo. Better known as a mathematician, Harriot devised the < and > symbols.
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Reference: 20090409/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-04-10

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Alternate Designations
 1980 TH = 1985 PX1 
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