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20242 Sagot (1998 DN27)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020242
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .105191833035794 5.7075e-08  
a 2.37893406376321 1.4285e-08 au
q 2.128689628924668 1.3894e-07 au
i 4.61058142028155 6.1077e-06 deg
node 157.7864071369278 5.2224e-05 deg
peri 207.251144724875 5.6653e-05 deg
M 104.9644612581843 2.217e-05 deg
tp 2457009.738458077987
(2014-Dec-18.23845808)
8.2146e-05 JED
period 1340.207470278002
3.67
1.2072e-05
3.305e-08
d
yr
n .2686151271230598 2.4195e-09 deg/d
Q 2.629178498601752 1.5788e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1116  
   data-arc span      10486 days (28.71 yr)  
   first obs. used      1987-04-01  
   last obs. used      2015-12-16  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55624  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 13:44:43  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.12553 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.79932 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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