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39699 Ernestocorte (1996 TF8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2039699
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 21 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2329071539396445 4.4811e-08  
a 2.348135501683758 9.1798e-09 au
q 1.801237944921955 1.0507e-07 au
i 2.279153707220014 4.9729e-06 deg
node 178.0239642617513 8.7182e-05 deg
peri 171.6247548438452 8.7536e-05 deg
M 113.4588387868179 9.1191e-06 deg
tp 2458186.291513587088
(2018-Mar-08.79151359)
3.2161e-05 TDB
period 1314.265655308055
3.60
7.707e-06
2.11e-08
d
yr
n .2739172240756899 1.6063e-09 deg/d
Q 2.895033058445561 1.1318e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      743  
   data-arc span      8184 days (22.41 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-10-12  
   last obs. used      2019-03-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .58176  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 02:08:02  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .794243 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.53372 au 
 T_jup = 3.522 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.5   n/a MPO417091  

39699 Ernestocorte           Discovered 1996 Oct. 12 by V. Goretti at Pianoro.
Ernesto Corte, of La Jolla, California, an entrepreneur and founder of Gamma-Metrics, was a pioneer in the application of radiation physics to elemental analysis of materials. He is a fellow in the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers and recognized for his leadership in, and contributions to, radiation technologies.
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Reference: 20021120/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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