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9399 Pesch (1994 ST12)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2009399
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 19 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1564012284603956 4.1561e-08  
a 2.591728534650462 1.4719e-08 au
q 2.186379007995269 1.0691e-07 au
i 3.76224675709534 6.4933e-06 deg
node 28.36903943939135 7.0681e-05 deg
peri 287.4909887612146 7.413e-05 deg
M 74.35293285692137 2.2125e-05 deg
tp 2457085.740899524165
(2015-Mar-04.24089952)
9.3188e-05 JED
period 1523.99201776413
4.17
1.2983e-05
3.555e-08
d
yr
n .2362217096964597 2.0123e-09 deg/d
Q 2.997078061305655 1.7021e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1107  
   data-arc span      8273 days (22.65 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-04-20  
   last obs. used      2015-12-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50727  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 13:10:28  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.17456 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.28268 au 
 T_jup = 3.399 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.7 mag n/a MPO302123  

9399 Pesch           Discovered 1994 Sept. 29 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak.
Peter Pesch (b. 1934), director of the Warner and Swasey Observatory during 1975--1994 and professor of astronomy at Case Western Reserve University during 1961--1997, is a leader in the search for unresolved blue objects (galaxies, QSOs and stars) through the use of low-dispersion prisms on the Burrell Schmidt Telescope.
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Reference: 20000523/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

Alternate Designations
 1994 ST12 = 1997 GX12 
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