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20002 Tillysmith (1991 EM)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020002
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1431843131885777 9.6452e-08  
a 3.188490756580374 3.6032e-08 au
q 2.731948897491285 3.0104e-07 au
i 20.24827810449971 7.1109e-06 deg
node 280.3742720690084 2.4043e-05 deg
peri 26.39370475502131 4.1168e-05 deg
M 218.881155609793 4.0233e-05 deg
tp 2459415.689694906056
(2021-Jul-20.18969491)
0.00024089 TDB
period 2079.582577608931
5.69
3.5251e-05
9.651e-08
d
yr
n .1731116637906834 2.9344e-09 deg/d
Q 3.645032615669463 4.1191e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      569  
   data-arc span      10247 days (28.05 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-03-10  
   last obs. used      2019-03-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5845  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-12 23:34:41  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.72819 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.59827 au 
 T_jup = 3.086 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5   n/a MPO395194  
diameter diameter 11.700 km 0.107 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.051   0.004 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

20002 Tillysmith           Discovered 1991 Mar. 10 by R. H. McNaught at Siding Spring.
Tilly Smith (b. 1994), in recognising the signs of a tsunami and alerting beachgoers, saved many lives on the island of Phuket in the 2004 Dec. 26 tsunami disaster.
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Reference: 20060809/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-08-08

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Alternate Designations
 1991 EM = 1998 MP28 
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