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4348 Poulydamas (1988 RU)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2004348
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09842144266168897 8.0135e-08  
a 5.240459953499076 1.0209e-07 AU
q 4.724686324664889 4.1705e-07 AU
i 7.95801785697149 9.1805e-06 deg
node 220.1194067281374 4.1911e-05 deg
peri 160.2627036655304 5.5933e-05 deg
M 43.16431430577483 3.4264e-05 deg
tp 2456475.118371720037
(2013-Jul-01.61837172)
0.00041817 JED
period 4381.799855337504
12.00
0.00012804
3.506e-07
d
yr
n .08215801996558132 2.4008e-09 deg/d
Q 5.756233582333262 1.1214e-07 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1244  
   data-arc span      22432 days (61.42 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-10-31  
   last obs. used      2015-04-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53464  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jun-04 15:47:18  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 3.72884 AU 
 T_jup = 2.971 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 9.5 mag n/a MPO265981  
rotation period rot_per 9.908 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-July); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Mottola, S.; Di Martino, M.; Erikson, A.; Gonano-Beurer, M.; et al. (2011) Astron. J. 141, A170.]
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J., in press.]
[Stephens, R.D.; Coley, D.R.; French, L.M. (2015) Minor Planet Bul. 42, 216-224.]

4348 Poulydamas (1988 RU)          Discovered 1988-Sep-11 by Shoemaker, C. S. at Palomar
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1988 RU = 1977 SP1 = 1977 TV4 = 1983 GJ = 1988 PK4 
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