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359966 (2012 BP129)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2359966
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .00281186781959531 7.8646e-08  
a 5.221333590510557 2.7194e-07 au
q 5.206651890612028 6.0194e-07 au
i 7.878941927020682 5.911e-06 deg
node 121.7929480371695 5.2831e-05 deg
peri 270.5572541348239 0.0014946 deg
M 332.851281187946 0.0014892 deg
tp 2458929.137733849832
(2020-Mar-20.63773385)
0.01801 TDB
period 4357.833053006179
11.93
0.00034045
9.321e-07
d
yr
n .08260986495378933 6.4538e-09 deg/d
Q 5.236015290409086 2.7271e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      182  
   data-arc span      6023 days (16.49 yr)  
   first obs. used      2003-05-01  
   last obs. used      2019-10-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5433  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-08 11:18:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 4.20419 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .0679141 au 
 T_jup = 2.981 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9   n/a MPO418821  

359966 (2012 BP129)          Discovered 2005-Jul-09 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20130327/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

Alternate Designations
 2012 BP129 = 2005 NC59 
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