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74509 Gillett (1999 FG7)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2074509
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .13716460551817 6.2442e-08  
a 3.112395107866541 4.2245e-08 AU
q 2.685484660679345 2.1145e-07 AU
i .9951754504186912 7.7836e-06 deg
node 1.722732943025033 0.00035988 deg
peri 107.5192798380044 0.00036143 deg
M 330.0053660640651 3.485e-05 deg
tp 2456967.601973171704
(2014-Nov-06.10197317)
0.00019622 JED
period 2005.582414184525
5.49
4.0833e-05
1.118e-07
d
yr
n .1794989811707025 3.6546e-09 deg/d
Q 3.539305555053737 4.804e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      624  
   data-arc span      5904 days (16.16 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-11-29  
   last obs. used      2014-01-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .59405  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-10 13:54:43  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.7021 AU 
 T_jup = 3.204 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.2 mag n/a MPO240745  

74509 Gillett           Discovered 1999 Mar. 22 by C. W. Juels at Fountain Hills.
Frederick C. Gillett (1937-2001), a pioneer in infrared astronomy, was the discoverer of the infrared excess of Vega in 1983 using the Infrared Astronomy Satellite. The Gemini North 8-m Telescope was renamed the Frederick C. Gillett Gemini Telescope in his honor on 2002 Nov. 18.
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Reference: 20050919/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-09-26

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Alternate Designations
 1999 FG7 = 1997 WW52 
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