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20242 Sagot (1998 DN27)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020242
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1054073975316902 6.5022e-08  
a 2.378906066090536 1.7165e-08 AU
q 2.128151768691581 1.5728e-07 AU
i 4.610481329540378 6.6628e-06 deg
node 157.78652071 6.542e-05 deg
peri 207.1764708297854 6.9897e-05 deg
M 357.5655239506069 2.6726e-05 deg
tp 2457009.562903860157
(2014-Dec-18.06290386)
9.9527e-05 JED
period 1340.183810997
3.67
1.4505e-05
3.971e-08
d
yr
n .2686198691895749 2.9073e-09 deg/d
Q 2.62966036348949 1.8974e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      869  
   data-arc span      9980 days (27.32 yr)  
   first obs. used      1987-04-01  
   last obs. used      2014-07-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53497  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Aug-13 14:34:09  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.12696 AU 
 T_jup = 3.528 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.5 mag n/a MPO302189  

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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