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55702 Thymoitos (1302 T-3)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2055702
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 16 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03355841931822591 1.0799e-07  
a 5.215103774207174 1.6227e-07 au
q 5.040093134964267 6.0347e-07 au
i 9.345968705662925 1.1151e-05 deg
node 254.5855542896298 5.2155e-05 deg
peri 189.8203645767341 0.00019342 deg
M 21.96061809762619 0.00017807 deg
tp 2457135.140330408444
(2015-Apr-22.64033041)
0.0021535 JED
period 4350.036079507541
11.91
0.00020303
5.559e-07
d
yr
n .08275793428378987 3.8626e-09 deg/d
Q 5.390114413450081 1.6772e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      397  
   data-arc span      13949 days (38.19 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-11  
   last obs. used      2015-12-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .61565  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 15:17:47  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 4.05584 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .0404261 au 
 T_jup = 2.972 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.2 mag n/a MPO319740  

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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