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88611 Teharonhiawako (2001 QT297)
Classification: TransNeptunian Object          SPK-ID: 2088611
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .02350275847238338 1.8792e-05  
a 44.26381281356038 0.0012248 au
q 43.22349111193648 0.0019953 au
i 2.567890356659661 7.0023e-05 deg
node 304.508082625127 0.0011332 deg
peri 248.2034305693078 0.036661 deg
M 152.1309537701395 0.037697 deg
tp 2413544.967990857345
(1895-Dec-17.46799086)
9.8745 TDB
period 107565.167493897
294.50
4.4647
0.01222
d
yr
n .003346808343141619 1.3891e-07 deg/d
Q 45.30413451518428 0.0012536 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      195  
   data-arc span      7356 days (20.14 yr)  
   first obs. used      2000-08-01  
   last obs. used      2020-09-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      2  
   norm. resid. RMS      .77723  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-12 20:49:45  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 42.2242 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 37.7734 au 
 T_jup = 5.943 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 5.8   n/a MPO253880  

88611 Teharonhiawako           Discovered 2001 Aug. 20 by the Deep Ecliptic Survey.
In the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) creation myth Teharonhiawako was a son of the granddaughter of the Great Spirit creation god. He became a farmer and was loved by the people. The companion object (88611) Teharonhiawako I, discovered 2001 Oct. 11 by J. L. Elliot, S. D. Kern and D. J. Osip, is named for his twin brother Sawiskera. Sawiskera was a skilled hunter but was jealous, cruel and destructive, and he was eventually conquered by his brother. The names were suggested by R. J. Benecchi and S. D. Kern.
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Reference: 20070402/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-07-05
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