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20242 Sagot (1998 DN27)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020242
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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 .1055163600719424 6.8901e-08  
a 2.379166769408955 1.9247e-08 AU
q 2.1281257518968 1.6399e-07 AU
i 4.61017465499532 6.8823e-06 deg
node 157.7872154577444 7.0373e-05 deg
peri 207.1729504527198 7.5603e-05 deg
M 303.8548525578008 3.0995e-05 deg
tp 2457009.547741886060
(2014-Dec-18.04774189)
0.00011664 JED
period 1340.404122305637
3.67
1.6266e-05
4.453e-08
d
yr
n .2685757183294558 3.2591e-09 deg/d
Q 2.63020778692111 2.1278e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      855  
   data-arc span      9948 days (27.24 yr)  
   first obs. used      1987-04-01  
   last obs. used      2014-06-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53651  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 12:44:26  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.12543 AU 
 T_jup = 3.528 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.4 mag n/a MPO263528  

20242 Sagot           Discovered 1998 Feb. 27 by P. Antonini at Bedoin.
Robert Sagot (b. 1910) is an amateur astronomer who spent a large part of his time at the Société astronomique de France. He is attracted to celestial mechanics and studied sundials in France. He also co-authored the book La Revue des Constellations.
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Reference: 20030106/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1998 DN27 = 1985 UV2 = 1987 GS = 1998 FZ36 
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