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88961 Valpertile (2001 TH47)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2088961
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 6 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09528757723050002 1.0352e-07  
a 2.705200865608678 3.3821e-08 AU
q 2.447428829202976 2.9133e-07 AU
i 7.756999005023155 1.05e-05 deg
node 140.8788614716481 7.0497e-05 deg
peri 261.327728823958 9.2572e-05 deg
M 331.5670619685129 6.3554e-05 deg
tp 2457128.856226575373
(2015-Apr-16.35622658)
0.00028831 JED
period 1625.165908495361
4.45
3.0477e-05
8.344e-08
d
yr
n .2215158453165568 4.1541e-09 deg/d
Q 2.96297290201438 3.7043e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      301  
   data-arc span      11266 days (30.84 yr)  
   first obs. used      1983-10-01  
   last obs. used      2014-08-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .58977  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Aug-13 15:55:00  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.46983 AU 
 T_jup = 3.346 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.9 mag n/a MPO263986  

88961 Valpertile           Discovered 2001 Oct. 14 by the Asiago-DLR Asteroid Survey at Cima Ekar.
Valerio Pertile (1932-2005) was a skilled and dedicated technician and night assistant at the Asiago Schmidt telescope from 1965 to 2000. He took the major fraction of the 16~000 plates acquired with that telescope, a most precious archive of photographic data.
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Reference: 20070106/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-01-09
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