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24459 (2000 RF103)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2024459
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1190455094670676 8.3099e-08  
a 5.265460873625474 1.5555e-07 au
q 4.638631401345819 5.2077e-07 au
i 15.51347098165712 7.6335e-06 deg
node 307.7774785457003 2.5903e-05 deg
peri 6.667221564499754 4.2641e-05 deg
M 283.6369062726554 3.9981e-05 deg
tp 2460136.625392931865
(2023-Jul-11.12539293)
0.00051045 TDB
period 4413.193926620528
12.08
0.00019556
5.354e-07
d
yr
n .08157357369420554 3.6146e-09 deg/d
Q 5.89229034590513 1.7406e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      563  
   data-arc span      16740 days (45.83 yr)  
   first obs. used      1974-07-23  
   last obs. used      2020-05-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48511  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 04:42:48  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 3.62318 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .451778 au 
 T_jup = 2.913 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.83   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 28.326 km 0.595 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[jupiter_trojans] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759...49G)  
rotation period rot_per 6.647 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.050   0.014 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[jupiter_trojans] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759...49G)  

24459 (2000 RF103)          Discovered 2000-Sep-05 by LONEOS at Anderson Mesa
Reference: 20010408/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 2000 RF103 = 1999 RL53 
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