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379928 (2012 KW44)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2379928
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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 .2046209861279509 1.0314e-07  
a 2.613720042182087 4.3597e-08 au
q 2.078898069688399 2.9659e-07 au
i 13.72469353376265 1.0327e-05 deg
node 220.39460253 2.5886e-05 deg
peri 31.69089921604941 4.5833e-05 deg
M 318.5298230898622 4.0599e-05 deg
tp 2459178.295357319662
(2020-Nov-24.79535732)
0.00017772 TDB
period 1543.430325213576
4.23
3.8617e-05
1.057e-07
d
yr
n .2332466805394562 5.8359e-09 deg/d
Q 3.148542014675776 5.2518e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      198  
   data-arc span      5740 days (15.72 yr)  
   first obs. used      2004-08-09  
   last obs. used      2020-04-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53543  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-22 00:31:23  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.07802 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.90704 au 
 T_jup = 3.339 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.5   n/a MPO427888  

379928 (2012 KW44)          Discovered 2009-Oct-18 by Mt. Lemmon Survey at Mount Lemmon
Reference: Last Updated: 2013-11-20

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Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
1916-Dec-14 10:34 00:07 Jupiter 1.95183859261594 1.95183444811464 1.95184273729187 4.05601202056712 3.9475702407534 2421211.940034599 6.95229130819523 973.53688647417 33.3238293968793 -78.4209006586779 1295876.29548042 T 16 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-May-22 00:31:25 2020-May-22 00:31
1989-Feb-12 05:54 00:02 Jupiter 1.93537611142983 1.93537538762788 1.93537683523782 3.70653824021694 3.58651925872848 2447569.745920741 2.05115403459229 389.809553013586 30.8202211670488 87.1083062957801 1307848.03734619 T 16 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-May-22 00:31:25 2020-May-22 00:31
2048-Feb-04 03:14 00:02 Jupiter 1.89103332810674 1.89103220741611 1.89103444880168 3.86414526069911 3.74643674103023 2469110.634574665 2.0440917340945 279.55235996286 45.9920455815148 85.0551826726602 1643583.4379091 T 16 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-May-22 00:31:25 2020-May-22 00:31
2107-Jan-27 22:37 00:06 Jupiter 1.90564676228498 1.90564580191346 1.90564772271879 3.99503668204956 3.88218461902328 2490652.442294483 6.03860193328881 877.717937735994 33.3463664254742 -88.0412926197236 1429580.22791312 T 16 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-May-22 00:31:25 2020-May-22 00:31
2166-Jan-17 21:45 00:10 Jupiter 1.9761163050826 1.9761118332038 1.97612077731636 4.11773422180891 4.0122905353558 2512192.406158832 10.2616164474341 1378.42237887867 34.8887653215214 -80.9723041583703 1398409.01444835 T 16 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-May-22 00:31:25 2020-May-22 00:31
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