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58373 Albertoalonso (1995 SR)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2058373
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3133329298519625 7.1451e-08  
a 2.589271820023646 3.4974e-08 au
q 1.777967694472514 1.9677e-07 au
i 26.42559988118327 1.2969e-05 deg
node 216.9036821951392 1.5431e-05 deg
peri 71.7206945870405 3.8335e-05 deg
M 37.46939336475644 4.5357e-05 deg
tp 2457442.105880109155
0.00018887 JED
period 1521.825629937707
n .2365579820171224 4.7929e-09 deg/d
Q 3.400575945574778 4.5932e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      428  
   data-arc span      7219 days (19.76 yr)  
   first obs. used      1995-08-26  
   last obs. used      2015-06-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53374  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jul-06 13:32:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .917773 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.15107 au 
 T_jup = 3.209 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.4 mag n/a MPO247796  

58373 Albertoalonso           Discovered 1995 Sept. 19 by T. B. Spahr at the Catalina Station of the Steward Observatory.
Alberto Alonso (1917-2007), the legendary Cuban choreographer and dance visionary, was best known for his version of Carmen that pushed the limits of contemporary ballet. A great storyteller with a sharp wit and a passion for life and learning, he will remain eternally in motion, like his celestial namesake.
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Reference: 20080122/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-03-05

Alternate Designations
 1995 SR = 1999 LA6 
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