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20140 Costitx (1996 QT1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020140
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 38 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1249354368994942 3.4342e-08  
a 3.175202432114648 1.9864e-08 au
q 2.778507129014068 1.0456e-07 au
i 8.787414004644855 4.5649e-06 deg
node 161.8167215204986 2.5235e-05 deg
peri 131.7835911648075 3.2743e-05 deg
M 178.1931102617881 2.2932e-05 deg
tp 2458373.574600922533
(2018-Sep-12.07460092)
0.00012907 TDB
period 2066.595858430653
5.66
1.9393e-05
5.31e-08
d
yr
n .174199516819597 1.6347e-09 deg/d
Q 3.571897735215228 2.2346e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1557  
   data-arc span      25393 days (69.52 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-08-06  
   last obs. used      2021-02-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50451  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-08 18:19:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.77204 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.71554 au 
 T_jup = 3.171 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.46   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 9.846 km 0.205 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.096   0.017 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

20140 Costitx           Discovered 1996 Aug. 23 by M. Blasco at Observatorio Astronomico de Mallorca.
The village of Costitx is the geographical zero point of the island of Majorca, a place of great archeological importance and home of the Astronomical Observatory of Majorca, where the minor planet was discovered.
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Reference: 20010309/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-05-11

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
1920-Mar-24 01:07 00:03 Jupiter 1.86957746745238 1.86957643891322 1.86957849599557 2.89976190574885 2.7390706347715 2422407.546804786 2.65366726932125 175.303165890614 17.7991095258654 -81.5077715719849 2266186.70602283 T 38 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 18:19:17 2021-Jul-08 18:19
1930-Dec-30 08:09 00:02 Jupiter 1.74886494824164 1.74886438538473 1.74886551109816 2.0374692841552 1.78399189653838 2426340.839845717 2.43581372978515 76.9661667803078 27.7903611156604 71.7839964556338 1718808.57453649 T 38 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 18:19:17 2021-Jul-08 18:19
1941-Sep-12 08:21 00:02 Jupiter 1.75465384792545 1.75465337128509 1.75465432456561 2.22498898567621 1.99627596857611 2430249.847657717 2.10358180795615 86.9915676288601 9.14850051973571 68.0474925010414 2117226.27917747 T 38 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 18:19:17 2021-Jul-08 18:19
1952-Jun-02 14:10 00:02 Jupiter 1.86797888928479 1.86797825485364 1.86797952371669 3.64541938539625 3.51883445138217 2434166.090208535 1.65033774326473 108.481435910276 20.1625486974536 -83.6287213311956 2563107.65626956 T 38 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 18:19:17 2021-Jul-08 18:19
2039-Jan-21 13:39 < 00:01 Jupiter 1.87733439393623 1.87733396237986 1.8773348254925 3.02672233599457 2.8737920726759 2465810.068687445 0.776061996172519 68.4392951047068 16.0106404437915 -87.7118549845277 2891207.27786794 T 38 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 18:19:17 2021-Jul-08 18:19
2049-Nov-04 21:38 00:01 Jupiter 1.75460394128766 1.75460352022033 1.75460436235509 2.21454176334793 1.98461822957879 2469750.401329695 1.21412009925685 67.4628769137646 21.9437759377521 81.8740093216026 2799226.71134248 T 38 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 18:19:17 2021-Jul-08 18:19
2060-Jul-22 17:41 00:02 Jupiter 1.76674021152548 1.7667396759963 1.76674074705446 2.12234393124604 1.88294722972823 2473663.236817916 1.69505261490188 71.4173766313567 4.23896322544489 70.3833505513844 2411327.30560197 T 38 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 18:19:17 2021-Jul-08 18:19
2071-Apr-07 15:59 00:02 Jupiter 1.87483551563454 1.87483484189807 1.87483618937197 3.46067709578002 3.32756908524062 2477574.166005423 1.98167528223694 117.685648755482 19.7453840819693 -84.8543449163577 2453704.23241737 T 38 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 18:19:17 2021-Jul-08 18:19
2157-Nov-17 09:44 00:04 Jupiter 1.88692146498573 1.88692015171714 1.88692277826838 3.12167322232507 2.97440098714941 2509208.905546477 4.09721657321566 290.109998159856 16.7028304336015 -80.8689721640812 2549928.27337151 T 38 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 18:19:17 2021-Jul-08 18:19
2168-Sep-06 22:58 00:05 Jupiter 1.75942926450718 1.75942877630698 1.75942975270879 2.39507041116445 2.18483968818936 2513155.457195831 4.70380843411971 206.175800769739 18.0927815995971 82.1446049406933 2089822.25708723 T 38 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 18:19:17 2021-Jul-08 18:19
2179-Jun-01 03:13 00:06 Jupiter 1.77551667475407 1.77551582332204 1.77551752618772 2.10634390090989 1.86616472871146 2517074.634136409 5.49393265692825 153.447281766077 15.5261781769742 82.8323346004514 2630500.14688137 T 38 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 18:19:17 2021-Jul-08 18:19
2190-Feb-10 07:08 00:06 Jupiter 1.88333790520548 1.88333653965708 1.88333927076834 3.26946732089601 3.1288857144015 2520981.797310600 5.7403774370536 301.183281123829 19.152453669448 -85.9703706904964 2384784.04724279 T 38 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 18:19:17 2021-Jul-08 18:19

Alternate Designations
 1996 QT1 = 1999 BR12 
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