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78816 Caripito (2003 PZ9)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2078816
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2254245036477827 8.0703e-08  
a 3.140083227541793 3.9928e-08 au
q 2.432231524560457 2.5948e-07 au
i 5.622887982212514 1.2414e-05 deg
node 278.2822539574144 9.032e-05 deg
peri 86.39655263931697 9.7209e-05 deg
M 56.53869159413932 3.1085e-05 deg
tp 2457081.306955770052
(2015-Feb-27.80695577)
0.00017352 JED
period 2032.404583177385
5.56
3.8765e-05
1.061e-07
d
yr
n .1771300866863769 3.3785e-09 deg/d
Q 3.847934930523129 4.8929e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      213  
   data-arc span      22749 days (62.28 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-09-06  
   last obs. used      2015-12-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55982  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 16:04:18  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.43663 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.69403 au 
 T_jup = 3.163 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.4 mag n/a MPO359296  

78816 Caripito           Discovered 2003 Aug. 4 by J. Dellinger at Needville.
Caripito, Bolivar district, Monagas, Venezuela, is a town on the San Juan river near the Gulf of Paria. From the 1930s through the 1960s it served as a camp town for the Quiriquire oil field. The parents of the discoverer, Thomas Baynes Dellinger (b. 1926) and María de la Garza Cantú (b. 1928), met there in 1949.
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Reference: 20050919/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-09-26

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