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8335 Sarton (1984 DD1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2008335
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1073018633438872 4.5417e-08  
a 2.230570359944557 1.1866e-08 AU
q 1.991226004002861 1.05e-07 AU
i 3.247459275269579 5.6248e-06 deg
node 328.0114710529406 8.3945e-05 deg
peri 280.8240497060688 8.9882e-05 deg
M 309.6696263694553 3.5004e-05 deg
tp 2456970.617883536912
(2014-Nov-09.11788354)
0.00011853 JED
period 1216.808731102315
3.33
9.7093e-06
2.658e-08
d
yr
n .2958558652631246 2.3607e-09 deg/d
Q 2.469914715886254 1.3139e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1216  
   data-arc span      11070 days (30.31 yr)  
   first obs. used      1984-02-28  
   last obs. used      2014-06-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5197  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 12:19:20  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .980314 AU 
 T_jup = 3.633 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.2 mag n/a MPO256926  

8335 Sarton           Discovered 1984 Feb. 28 by H. Debehogne at the European Southern Observatory.
Belgian-born mathematician George Alfred Leon Sarton (1884-1956) moved to the U.S. in 1915. Founder of the magazines Isis and Osiris, author of influential books and a professor at Harvard University, he is credited with introducing the history of science as an important field of study in the U.S.
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Reference: 20060809/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-08-08

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Alternate Designations
 1984 DD1 = 1985 SV3 = 1997 AN 
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