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359961 (2012 BN71)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2359961
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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 .04284509061995362 9.5847e-08  
a 5.210587532176114 2.6259e-07 au
q 4.987339437176828 7.0716e-07 au
i 9.670514761708699 1.0034e-05 deg
node 325.3618575796338 4.4023e-05 deg
peri 103.0685371704239 0.00014042 deg
M 281.887684069251 0.00013786 deg
tp 2459543.139174457223
(2021-Nov-24.63917446)
0.0016908 TDB
period 4344.386653513812
11.89
0.0003284
8.991e-07
d
yr
n .08286555242702121 6.264e-09 deg/d
Q 5.4338356271754 2.7384e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      117  
   data-arc span      6821 days (18.67 yr)  
   first obs. used      2001-02-20  
   last obs. used      2019-10-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46436  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-08 11:18:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 4.01791 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .219754 au 
 T_jup = 2.970 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.6   n/a MPO434270  

359961 (2012 BN71)          Discovered 2008-Oct-09 by Mt. Lemmon Survey at Mount Lemmon
Reference: 20130327/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29
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