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255587 Gardenia (2006 OU4)
Classification: Mars-crossing Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2255587
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3819813021066925 1.0391e-07  
a 2.422602518551251 2.1248e-08 au
q 1.497213654028091 2.445e-07 au
i 6.921109782262307 7.3785e-06 deg
node 153.6615843964151 5.8895e-05 deg
peri 247.7473833017237 6.9828e-05 deg
M 85.91090936142854 1.7508e-05 deg
tp 2458271.824381610768
(2018-Jun-02.32438161)
6.4791e-05 TDB
period 1377.278200168221
3.77
1.812e-05
4.961e-08
d
yr
n .2613850999427925 3.4388e-09 deg/d
Q 3.34799138307441 2.9365e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      154  
   data-arc span      10077 days (27.59 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-09-04  
   last obs. used      2019-04-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .66727  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-14 07:31:26  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .52223 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.11289 au 
 T_jup = 3.400 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 17.6   n/a MPO470724  

255587 Gardenia           Discovered 2006 July 21 by V. S. Casulli at Vallemare Borbona.
Gardenia is a genus of flowering plants in the coffee family Rubiaceae. The genus was named after Alexander Garden, a Scottish-born American naturalist.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2017-10-05Last Updated: 2017-10-09

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