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312609 (2009 RW55)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2312609
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .04799536508648994 8.258e-08  
a 5.275228604914678 4.3941e-07 au
q 5.022042082107102 7.8813e-07 au
i 5.104251342976958 6.41e-06 deg
node 64.61286216672426 9.2373e-05 deg
peri 10.81157536211679 0.00019255 deg
M 276.0063220366663 0.00018603 deg
tp 2460033.034215754798
(2023-Mar-29.53421575)
0.0024 TDB
period 4425.479710913402
12.12
0.00055294
1.514e-06
d
yr
n .08134711342416195 1.0164e-08 deg/d
Q 5.528415127722253 4.605e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      197  
   data-arc span      6374 days (17.45 yr)  
   first obs. used      2002-03-12  
   last obs. used      2019-08-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .60735  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Sep-24 06:02:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 4.03726 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .0215132 au 
 T_jup = 2.990 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.3   n/a MPO455304  
diameter diameter 11.749 km 1.161 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[jupiter_trojans] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...742...40G)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.067   0.019 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[jupiter_trojans] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...742...40G)  

312609 (2009 RW55)          Discovered 2009-Sep-15 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20120109/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2012-01-11
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