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8438 Marila (4825 T-1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2008438
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1587520368227801 5.9303e-08  
a 2.268153656961703 1.5486e-08 AU
q 1.908079644091995 1.3854e-07 AU
i 3.155351974018766 5.961e-06 deg
node 121.5933170822054 0.00011547 deg
peri 275.9234495446946 0.00011721 deg
M 69.6559469785655 2.0874e-05 deg
tp 2456759.085786530424
(2014-Apr-11.58578653)
7.1449e-05 JED
period 1247.691268568796
3.42
1.2778e-05
3.498e-08
d
yr
n .2885329160097028 2.955e-09 deg/d
Q 2.628227669831411 1.7945e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      947  
   data-arc span      15573 days (42.64 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-04-16  
   last obs. used      2013-12-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .49982  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 19:15:49  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .918182 AU 
 T_jup = 3.596 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.2 mag n/a MPO267741  

8438 Marila           Discovered 1971 May 13 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Named for aythya marila, or greater scaup.
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Reference: 19990202/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-11

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Alternate Designations
 4825 T-1 = 1986 TH15 = 1991 AX2 
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