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2901 Bagehot (1973 DP)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002901
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .04736684572054081 3.5084e-08  
a 2.864803115459728 1.2885e-08 au
q 2.729106428270022 9.9364e-08 au
i 3.172193229402497 3.8297e-06 deg
node 69.07065014793503 7.3581e-05 deg
peri 240.5502878180159 8.9668e-05 deg
M 123.2003385301259 5.2354e-05 deg
tp 2458394.392025892779
(2018-Oct-02.89202589)
0.00025743 TDB
period 1771.089862916602
4.85
1.1949e-05
3.271e-08
d
yr
n .2032646719614542 1.3714e-09 deg/d
Q 3.000499802649433 1.3496e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2563  
   data-arc span      22194 days (60.76 yr)  
   first obs. used      1959-05-02  
   last obs. used      2020-02-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47235  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 16:33:49  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.71615 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.11768 au 
 T_jup = 3.296 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.1   n/a MPO452203  

2901 Bagehot (1973 DP)          Discovered 1973-Feb-27 by Kohoutek, L. at Bergedorf
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1973 DP = 1959 JE = 1980 SE 
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