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19776 Balears (2000 PA5)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2019776
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 3 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1634257169902632 6.9264e-08  
a 2.267496858805491 2.1841e-08 AU
q 1.896929558882034 1.6452e-07 AU
i 6.861997462638136 9.8668e-06 deg
node 321.4561896525648 6.3729e-05 deg
peri 307.5732531058903 7.3067e-05 deg
M 53.62587137759068 4.2208e-05 deg
tp 2456614.723691271775
(2013-Nov-18.22369127)
0.00014496 JED
period 1247.14935951808
3.41
1.8019e-05
4.933e-08
d
yr
n .2886582888028025 4.1707e-09 deg/d
Q 2.638064158728948 2.5411e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      590  
   data-arc span      13548 days (37.09 yr)  
   first obs. used      1976-05-30  
   last obs. used      2013-07-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55789  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2013-Aug-05 19:22:38  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .889626 AU 
 T_jup = 3.588 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.1 mag n/a MPO266059  

19776 Balears           Discovered 2000 Aug. 4 by J. Nomen at Ametlla de Mar Observatory.
The people of the western Mediterranean group of islands Mallorca, Menorca, Ibiza and Formentera, known as the Balears (or Balearic Islands), have a distinct culture and history. The name of the islands was given by Greek navigators after suffering the accurate sling shots (ballein) thrown at them by the islanders.
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Reference: 20010804/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-05-11

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