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20965 Kutafin (1978 SJ7)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020965
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 18 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1345750375401757 1.0598e-07  
a 2.934424809451418 2.5818e-08 au
q 2.53952448056067 3.0608e-07 au
i 14.5589156993933 8.4982e-06 deg
node 1.153815738387109 1.9683e-05 deg
peri 329.9160219263171 3.0975e-05 deg
M 228.6329147225166 2.9072e-05 deg
tp 2458270.487914597076
(2018-May-31.98791460)
0.00015312 JED
period 1836.043242837244
5.03
2.4231e-05
6.634e-08
d
yr
n .1960738132962984 2.5877e-09 deg/d
Q 3.329325138342166 2.9292e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1022  
   data-arc span      13699 days (37.51 yr)  
   first obs. used      1978-09-26  
   last obs. used      2016-03-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55596  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 13:35:51  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.54023 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.10353 au 
 T_jup = 3.214 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.7 mag n/a MPO365502  

20965 Kutafin           Discovered 1978 Sept. 26 by L. V. Zhuravleva at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Oleg Emel'yanovich Kutafin (b. 1937), rector of the Moscow State Academy of Law, is a prominent specialist in the field of constitutional law. He made a considerable contribution to the formation and development of legal bases in the new democratic Russia.
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Reference: 20060613/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-05-22

Alternate Designations
 1978 SJ7 = 1988 TU3 = 1993 SW6 
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