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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 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2707851058631336 6.529e-08  
a 2.577557187092827 1.9562e-08 AU
q 1.879593091317615 1.692e-07 AU
i 13.51346918792945 8.9281e-06 deg
node 99.02134500687795 2.6971e-05 deg
peri 233.209344413347 3.1797e-05 deg
M 73.90772882363534 2.1034e-05 deg
tp 2456690.188231007647
(2014-Feb-01.68823101)
8.5677e-05 JED
period 1511.509535137035
4.14
1.7207e-05
4.711e-08
d
yr
n .2381724968525336 2.7113e-09 deg/d
Q 3.275521282868039 2.4859e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      859  
   data-arc span      12745 days (34.89 yr)  
   first obs. used      1980-05-18  
   last obs. used      2015-04-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54966  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jun-04 16:19:08  

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 13.3 mag n/a MPO337376  

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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