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215107 (1996 RX15)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2215107
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03666264063098255 6.2903e-08  
a 5.189401190949147 1.6328e-07 au
q 4.999144039995386 4.1644e-07 au
i 4.228910157711901 9.9632e-06 deg
node 342.5105554356487 8.595e-05 deg
peri 89.69930621604719 0.00017357 deg
M 261.4041624500087 0.00015494 deg
tp 2459783.079584936084
(2022-Jul-22.57958494)
0.001884 TDB
period 4317.91707597323
11.82
0.00020379
5.579e-07
d
yr
n .08337353257736159 3.9349e-09 deg/d
Q 5.379658341902909 1.6926e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      275  
   data-arc span      8422 days (23.06 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-09-11  
   last obs. used      2019-10-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .61534  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 23:56:47  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 4.01686 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .204536 au 
 T_jup = 2.993 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.9   n/a MPO427265  

215107 (1996 RX15)          Discovered 1996-Sep-13 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20090607/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2009-06-08

Alternate Designations
 1996 RX15 = 2008 QA15 
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