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13703 Romero (1998 OR13)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2013703
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 31 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1965101694953594 3.8929e-08  
a 2.407193576297944 8.0409e-09 au
q 1.934155558611494 9.2675e-08 au
i 1.561213635578839 3.7833e-06 deg
node 150.1244879338165 0.00012786 deg
peri 222.094684686594 0.00012809 deg
M 163.2121693640504 8.2072e-06 deg
tp 2457982.035199454148
(2017-Aug-16.53519945)
3.0336e-05 TDB
period 1364.15886795723
3.73
6.8351e-06
1.871e-08
d
yr
n .2638988819088825 1.3223e-09 deg/d
Q 2.880231593984393 9.621e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1838  
   data-arc span      11548 days (31.62 yr)  
   first obs. used      1987-09-18  
   last obs. used      2019-05-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54597  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 02:11:19  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .933841 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.57954 au 
 T_jup = 3.495 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.4   n/a MPO435830  

13703 Romero           Discovered 1998 July 26 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory.
Oscar Romero (1917-1980) was an archbishop in El Salvador. During his mission he actively denounced violations of the human rights of the most vulnerable populations and promoted opposition to all forms of violence.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2015-08-29Last Updated: 2015-09-02

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Alternate Designations
 1998 OR13 = 1987 SB22 = 1993 FR47 = 1993 HQ8 
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