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55702 Thymoitos (1302 T-3)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2055702
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03348554975357722 1.2328e-07  
a 5.214394148407461 2.125e-07 AU
q 5.039787293716201 7.4588e-07 AU
i 9.346695733836134 1.1798e-05 deg
node 254.5871499518403 7.9195e-05 deg
peri 188.9042053932388 0.0002338 deg
M 349.7093756240975 0.00021988 deg
tp 2457124.820696847799
(2015-Apr-12.32069685)
0.0026583 JED
period 4349.148237303406
11.91
0.00026586
7.279e-07
d
yr
n .08277482862327316 5.06e-09 deg/d
Q 5.389001003098722 2.1962e-07 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      289  
   data-arc span      13247 days (36.27 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-11  
   last obs. used      2014-01-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .63293  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-10 09:10:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 4.05563 AU 
 T_jup = 2.972 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.1 mag n/a MPO280076  

55702 Thymoitos           Discovered 1977 Oct. 17 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Thymoitos was one of the wisest old men and a member of the Trojan senate.
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Reference: 20030806/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1302 T-3 = 2000 SV328 
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