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12460 Mando (1997 AF5)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2012460
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1603971241392552 3.5216e-08  
a 2.280763160871867 7.0658e-09 au
q 1.914935309025262 8.1392e-08 au
i 7.560093067983816 3.6084e-06 deg
node 96.92106316143375 3.062e-05 deg
peri 234.3814476234654 3.2932e-05 deg
M 308.6658128538684 1.1817e-05 deg
tp 2458779.900190567950
(2019-Oct-23.40019057)
4.1304e-05 TDB
period 1258.110280788364
3.44
5.8464e-06
1.601e-08
d
yr
n .2861434371034747 1.3297e-09 deg/d
Q 2.646591012718472 8.1991e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1206  
   data-arc span      9394 days (25.72 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-02-08  
   last obs. used      2019-10-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53123  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 03:36:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .91408 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.69228 au 
 T_jup = 3.577 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.0   n/a MPO337364  

12460 Mando           Discovered 1997 Jan. 3 by N. Sato at Chichibu.
Mando, the largest annual festival in Iruma, Saitama prefecture, involves thousands of lantern lights. Since 1978 the Mando Festival has been conducted with the coordinated efforts of the citizenry and administration under a theme of cooperation and communication.
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Reference: 20050523/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-07-21

Alternate Designations
 1997 AF5 = 1998 JG3 
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