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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 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1587520530608063 5.5852e-08  
a 2.268153652952809 1.4671e-08 AU
q 1.908079603889183 1.2944e-07 AU
i 3.155351927354259 5.953e-06 deg
node 121.593320835486 0.00011067 deg
peri 275.9234461517016 0.00011251 deg
M 69.65594903516644 2.0651e-05 deg
tp 2456759.085780042677
(2014-Apr-11.58578004)
7.0779e-05 JED
period 1247.69126526091
3.42
1.2106e-05
3.314e-08
d
yr
n .2885329167746629 2.7995e-09 deg/d
Q 2.628227702016435 1.7e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      969  
   data-arc span      15931 days (43.62 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-04-16  
   last obs. used      2014-11-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50531  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jan-08 00:25:52  

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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