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11976 Josephthurn (1995 JG)
Classification: Inner Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011976
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05287650245798553 5.2398e-08  
a 1.979334834090871 7.9543e-09 au
q 1.874674530870888 1.0223e-07 au
i 21.68587558706175 5.5709e-06 deg
node 35.26510958155884 1.6352e-05 deg
peri 49.72279586908546 7.064e-05 deg
M 338.9839282093153 6.5655e-05 deg
tp 2458659.878110170357
(2019-Jun-25.37811017)
0.00018548 TDB
period 1017.132025158162
2.78
6.1313e-06
1.679e-08
d
yr
n .3539363534876612 2.1335e-09 deg/d
Q 2.083995137310853 8.3749e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2043  
   data-arc span      8969 days (24.56 yr)  
   first obs. used      1995-05-05  
   last obs. used      2019-11-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .35703  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-03 22:41:39  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .909899 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 3.03514 au 
 T_jup = 3.773 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.4   n/a MPO344398  
diameter diameter 8.396 km 0.088 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.535 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Warner, B.D. (2009) Minor Planet Bull. 36, 172-176.]
[Warner, B.D. (2011) Minor Planet Bull. 38, 82-86.]
[Warner, B.D. (2014) Minor Planet Bull. 41, 102-112.]
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.048   0.002 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

11976 Josephthurn           Discovered 1995 May 5 at Farra d´Isonzo.
Count Joseph Thurn (1761-1831), an admiral in the Borbonic fleet, was in command of the Austrian emperor's troops. He spent part of his life in Gorizia, where in 1831 was founded the Monte di Pietá and Cassa di Risparmio.
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Reference: 20040713/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-07-14
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