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343000 Ijontichy (2009 BH73)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2343000
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 16 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .0402679527051896 1.3848e-07  
a 2.968378542839575 4.5772e-08 au
q 2.848848016065411 4.2933e-07 au
i 9.08197539786385 7.5124e-06 deg
node 301.2023724449703 7.344e-05 deg
peri 89.27620865761038 0.00013396 deg
M 164.8648945121972 0.0001169 deg
tp 2458145.033434473220
(2018-Jan-26.53343447)
0.0005958 TDB
period 1868.002066181873
5.11
4.3207e-05
1.183e-07
d
yr
n .1927192729159163 4.4576e-09 deg/d
Q 3.087909069613739 4.7616e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      205  
   data-arc span      6388 days (17.49 yr)  
   first obs. used      2002-11-14  
   last obs. used      2020-05-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .65032  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-11 17:06:38  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.87185 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.13645 au 
 T_jup = 3.243 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.84   n/a E2021B25  

343000 Ijontichy           Discovered 2009 Jan. 29 by E. Schwab and U. Zimmer at Taunus.
"Ijon Tichy: Raumpilot" is a satirical German science fiction TV series. The space traveller Ijon Tichy, played by the actor Oliver Jahn, navigates the universe in his "three-room rocket". The story is based on "The Star Diaries\" by Stanisław Lem.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2013-09-19Last Updated: 2013-09-23

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