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306367 Nut (5025 P-L)
Classification: Apollo [NEO]          SPK-ID: 2306367
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 49 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .7427137388060594 7.954e-08  
a 2.532479357443498 7.5972e-08 au
q .6515721454274708 1.9965e-07 au
i 3.772146124213146 1.3114e-05 deg
node 346.2298742809712 9.6119e-05 deg
peri 152.7975646822515 9.992e-05 deg
M 341.6585072308546 7.9461e-05 deg
tp 2459075.497964438884
(2020-Aug-13.99796444)
0.00032479 TDB
period 1472.03215887735
4.03
6.6239e-05
1.814e-07
d
yr
n .2445598744762174 1.1005e-08 deg/d
Q 4.413386569459526 1.324e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      137  
   data-arc span      21584 days (59.09 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-10-22  
   last obs. used      2019-11-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      1  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55815  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-26 05:05:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0527107 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .638983 au 
 T_jup = 2.987 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.5   n/a MPO494626  

306367 Nut           Discovered 1960 Oct. 22 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Nut was a goddess of the heavens in the old Egyptian religion. With Geb, the god of Earth, she gave birth to the god Osiris.
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Reference: 20120406/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2012-04-09

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