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11830 Jessenius (1984 JE)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011830
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1773768640920788 4.1569e-08  
a 2.263973848188258 7.1961e-09 au
q 1.862397266610149 9.248e-08 au
i 8.741436151177369 5.0548e-06 deg
node 22.81496566247303 2.459e-05 deg
peri 113.6622387458245 2.8085e-05 deg
M 266.3985985603978 1.4679e-05 deg
tp 2459324.008269201516
5.1454e-05 TDB
period 1244.243944228712
n .2893323304242872 1.3795e-09 deg/d
Q 2.665550429766367 8.4725e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1709  
   data-arc span      14870 days (40.71 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-11-14  
   last obs. used      2020-07-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44976  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Aug-25 00:28:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .894952 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.38893 au 
 T_jup = 3.582 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.8   n/a MPO395115  
diameter diameter 3.457 km 0.173 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
rotation period rot_per 46.8 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Rowe, B. (2019) Minor Planet Bull. 46, 92-94.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.489   0.061 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

11830 Jessenius           Discovered 1984 May 2 by A. Mrkos at Klet.
Ján Jesenský (Jessenius, 1566-1621) was a physician, head of Prague university beginning in 1618 and Tycho Brahe's friend in Prague. He was executed at the beginning of the Thirty Years' War. The name was suggested by J. Ticha and M. Tichy.
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Reference: 20000523/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

Alternate Designations
 1984 JE = 1979 VV1 = 1989 VB5 = 1996 TR13 
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