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13960 (1991 GF8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2013960
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 23 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1177609060951918 3.9744e-08  
a 2.776370757030695 1.4891e-08 au
q 2.449422821026567 1.0948e-07 au
i 9.078091335535555 4.6107e-06 deg
node 7.616057245074596 2.7515e-05 deg
peri 106.9106210922196 3.4323e-05 deg
M 188.8215074293698 1.9182e-05 deg
tp 2459803.954552370671
(2022-Aug-12.45455237)
9.0075e-05 TDB
period 1689.719511544923
4.63
1.3594e-05
3.722e-08
d
yr
n .2130531117977382 1.7141e-09 deg/d
Q 3.103318693034824 1.6645e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1832  
   data-arc span      10337 days (28.30 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-04-08  
   last obs. used      2019-07-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4253  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jan-28 23:18:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.48405 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.00937 au 
 T_jup = 3.307 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.7   n/a MPO344416  

13960 (1991 GF8)          Discovered 1991-Apr-08 by Elst, E. W. at La Silla
Reference: 20000320/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
1972-Sep-09 16:37 00:03 Amphi 0.0386220415600433 0.03862031154239 0.0386237722061632 1.6682650267111 1.66826493748893 2441570.192405791 3.3358058595788 293.080733905562 41.8332276046567 75.0223802365577 133129.853653796 T 23 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Jan-28 23:18:50 2020-Jan-28 23:18
2148-Mar-30 10:46 00:17 Amphi 0.0340692458274886 0.0340524848501053 0.0340860110681758 1.55255899057693 1.55255888189372 2505689.948351334 17.0632948711048 1025.15388153445 40.2349928241638 35.7437091758643 73856.7227053494 T 23 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Jan-28 23:18:50 2020-Jan-28 23:18

Alternate Designations
 1991 GF8 = 1999 AF23 
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