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13914 Galegant (1980 LC1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2013914
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 6 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2708649235133594 9.8059e-08  
a 2.577532680429797 2.8453e-08 AU
q 1.879369488091996 2.6476e-07 AU
i 13.51366097104371 9.3608e-06 deg
node 99.02087688237607 3.2462e-05 deg
peri 233.1946956895724 3.7352e-05 deg
M 26.27719929140828 2.747e-05 deg
tp 2456690.173136547618
(2014-Feb-01.67313655)
0.00011376 JED
period 1511.487978699616
4.14
2.5027e-05
6.852e-08
d
yr
n .2381758936050024 3.9437e-09 deg/d
Q 3.275695872767598 3.616e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      682  
   data-arc span      12154 days (33.28 yr)  
   first obs. used      1980-05-18  
   last obs. used      2013-08-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .60763  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 20:46:53  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .899673 AU 
 T_jup = 3.336 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.1 mag n/a MPO267761  

13914 Galegant           Discovered 1980 June 11 by C. S. Shoemaker at Palomar.
Gale D. Gant (b. 1936) helped organize the Palomar Observatory's 1.2-m Schmidt Oschin Telescope plate archive. Active in a leadership role in the Mt. Wilson Observatory Association, he has also made significant contributions to the Mt. Wilson Observatory in California.
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Reference: 20030318/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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Alternate Designations
 1980 LC1 = 1982 BD11 = 1989 WV5 
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