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20135 Juels (1996 JC)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020135
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 6 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1458071232278127 6.8184e-08  
a 3.082813784732677 3.2126e-08 AU
q 2.63331757533376 2.1644e-07 AU
i .8957062267001097 6.605e-06 deg
node 35.25485116645497 0.00041629 deg
peri 139.4758253068512 0.00041663 deg
M 167.1564678154106 2.1635e-05 deg
tp 2456082.505561796989
(2012-Jun-04.00556180)
0.00011268 JED
period 1977.057795442458
5.41
3.0905e-05
8.461e-08
d
yr
n .1820887587757308 2.8463e-09 deg/d
Q 3.532309994131594 3.6811e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      722  
   data-arc span      6720 days (18.40 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-05-07  
   last obs. used      2014-09-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5706  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Oct-09 14:41:11  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.6392 AU 
 T_jup = 3.211 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.2 mag n/a MPO266061  

20135 Juels           Discovered 1996 May 7 by P. G. Comba at Prescott.
Charles W. Juels (b. 1944) of Fountain Hills, Arizona, is a public health physician/psychiatrist and an amateur astronomer who discovered and demonstrated that hunting minor planets can be an addictive activity. In only a year and a half he has been credited with the discovery of 65 numbered objects.
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Reference: 20010309/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-05-11

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Alternate Designations
 1996 JC = 1999 VF70 
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