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8480 (1987 RD1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2008480
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1795210929427547 5.0783e-08  
a 2.6701407812348 2.308e-08 AU
q 2.190794189876508 1.3989e-07 AU
i 1.894628580610061 7.3725e-06 deg
node 10.50529598923969 0.00017123 deg
peri 76.90035143675775 0.00017291 deg
M 4.197810583375158 2.7941e-05 deg
tp 2456981.916821265773
(2014-Nov-20.41682127)
0.00012353 JED
period 1593.674657645615
4.36
2.0663e-05
5.657e-08
d
yr
n .2258930317257093 2.9288e-09 deg/d
Q 3.149487372593092 2.7223e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      958  
   data-arc span      12730 days (34.85 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-12-24  
   last obs. used      2014-10-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51883  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Nov-10 13:07:23  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.20778 AU 
 T_jup = 3.357 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.6 mag n/a MPO263425  

8480 (1987 RD1)          Discovered 1987-Sep-13 by Debehogne, H. at La Silla (809)
Reference: 19980313/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1987 RD1 = 1979 YL3 = 1989 BS 
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