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79086 Gorgasali (1977 RD)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2079086
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 5 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2787096514027954 1.0073e-07  
a 2.774556306191208 3.1189e-08 AU
q 2.001260685295228 2.8495e-07 AU
i 33.11491208283498 2.066e-05 deg
node 343.4036820009615 1.5872e-05 deg
peri 302.0902643994161 3.7163e-05 deg
M 46.45679838031921 3.4371e-05 deg
tp 2456782.661059133583
(2014-May-05.16105913)
0.00016047 JED
period 1688.063350166908
4.62
2.8463e-05
7.793e-08
d
yr
n .2132621385118069 3.5959e-09 deg/d
Q 3.547851927087187 3.9881e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      246  
   data-arc span      13528 days (37.04 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-08-18  
   last obs. used      2014-09-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53459  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Sep-12 15:24:53  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.11353 AU 
 T_jup = 3.050 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.4 mag n/a MPO259817  

79086 Gorgasali           Discovered 1977 Sept. 4 by R. M. West at the European Southern Observatory.
King Vakhtang Gorgasali (440-502) of Kartli (Iberia) was the founder of Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia. Canonized by the Georgian Orthodox Church, he is highly admired and respected in his adoptive country.
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Reference: 20071124/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-11-26

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Alternate Designations
 1977 RD = 1990 EQ9 = 1991 RL 
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