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13914 Galegant (1980 LC1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2013914
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2707850967601816 6.6694e-08  
a 2.577557189374328 1.9886e-08 AU
q 1.879593116444699 1.7335e-07 AU
i 13.51346913901786 8.9424e-06 deg
node 99.02134515909161 2.7711e-05 deg
peri 233.2093448524401 3.2454e-05 deg
M 73.90772689358442 2.1262e-05 deg
tp 2456690.188238699227
(2014-Feb-01.68823870)
8.657e-05 JED
period 1511.509537143883
4.14
1.7492e-05
4.789e-08
d
yr
n .2381724965363093 2.7563e-09 deg/d
Q 3.275521262303957 2.5271e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      753  
   data-arc span      12669 days (34.69 yr)  
   first obs. used      1980-05-18  
   last obs. used      2015-01-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .57765  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Feb-04 13:38:49  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .901661 AU 
 T_jup = 3.336 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.2 mag n/a MPO319258  

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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