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39699 Ernestocorte (1996 TF8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2039699
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2332315642144536 4.4725e-08  
a 2.347525558347871 9.0783e-09 au
q 1.800008500340988 1.049e-07 au
i 2.279577821957581 4.9703e-06 deg
node 178.0199927475856 8.5072e-05 deg
peri 171.6052004627377 8.542e-05 deg
M 223.0769035709056 9.4335e-06 deg
tp 2459500.175587652295
(2021-Oct-12.67558765)
3.6122e-05 TDB
period 1313.753605097434
3.60
7.6208e-06
2.086e-08
d
yr
n .2740239863876917 1.5896e-09 deg/d
Q 2.895042616354753 1.1196e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      751  
   data-arc span      8514 days (23.31 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-10-12  
   last obs. used      2020-02-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .57396  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 05:33:47  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .793919 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.53726 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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