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5041 Theotes (1973 SW1)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2005041
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03487770898358891 5.2348e-08  
a 5.189769968016461 8.7397e-08 au
q 5.008762681380214 2.87e-07 au
i 10.5829747073271 6.2811e-06 deg
node 29.88838764794863 2.8506e-05 deg
peri 105.6499313828268 9.5275e-05 deg
M 240.0077655139442 9.3981e-05 deg
tp 2460439.865966724579
(2024-May-09.36596672)
0.0011455 TDB
period 4318.377353670036
11.82
0.00010908
2.986e-07
d
yr
n .08336464614285009 2.1058e-09 deg/d
Q 5.370777254652709 9.0445e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1384  
   data-arc span      24344 days (66.65 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-12-10  
   last obs. used      2020-08-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50774  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Aug-24 23:23:00  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 4.04046 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .286872 au 
 T_jup = 2.965 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.7   n/a MPO293477  
diameter diameter 41.899 km 0.412 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[jupiter_trojans] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759...49G)  
rotation period rot_per 6.52 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[French, L.M.; Stephens, R.D.; Coley, D.R.; Wasserman, L.H.; et al. (2013) Minor Planet Bull. 40, 198-203.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.058   0.007 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[jupiter_trojans] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759...49G)  

5041 Theotes (1973 SW1)          Discovered 1973-Sep-19 by van Houten and Gehrels at Palomar
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1973 SW1 = 1989 CJ2 
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