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55702 Thymoitos (1302 T-3)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2055702
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03350726779115831 9.9962e-08  
a 5.215622372221388 1.5471e-07 au
q 5.040861116697809 5.4428e-07 au
i 9.345357203359018 1.0504e-05 deg
node 254.5820317185228 4.8383e-05 deg
peri 190.301159325601 0.00019198 deg
M 38.06345518993015 0.00017694 deg
tp 2457140.494161355810
(2015-Apr-27.99416136)
0.0021421 JED
period 4350.684957148059
11.91
0.00019358
5.3e-07
d
yr
n .08274559145187693 3.6817e-09 deg/d
Q 5.390383627744966 1.5989e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      420  
   data-arc span      13992 days (38.31 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-11  
   last obs. used      2016-02-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .61738  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Feb-25 23:36:03  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 4.05561 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .0406908 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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