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255308 Christianzuber (2005 WB5)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2255308
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1639524492400375 6.2734e-08  
a 3.068900518282689 3.9906e-08 au
q 2.565746761836222 1.8221e-07 au
i .9950382236997318 8.2427e-06 deg
node 62.30512581901203 0.00048192 deg
peri 52.53507937240569 0.00048313 deg
M 140.6812630360924 3.4927e-05 deg
tp 2457833.127201123817
(2017-Mar-20.62720112)
0.0001844 TDB
period 1963.68870760388
5.38
3.8302e-05
1.049e-07
d
yr
n .1833284464110795 3.5758e-09 deg/d
Q 3.572054274729156 4.6449e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      167  
   data-arc span      5874 days (16.08 yr)  
   first obs. used      2002-04-19  
   last obs. used      2018-05-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .61296  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2018-May-31 16:57:18  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.5826 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.53399 au 
 T_jup = 3.210 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.5   n/a MPO440279  

255308 Christianzuber           Discovered 2005 Nov. 20 by J.-C. Merlin at Nogales.
Christian Zuber (1930-2005) was a French journalist, writer, film producer and lecturer. He toured the world several times to discover the world of wild animals. He produced the TV series Caméra au poing.
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Reference: 20130127/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-01-31

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