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20242 Sagot (1998 DN27)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020242
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1055062646549275 3.6194e-08  
a 2.379123535317902 9.37e-09 au
q 2.128111097953885 8.527e-08 au
i 4.609356287948027 4.0836e-06 deg
node 157.7599936748372 3.9171e-05 deg
peri 207.9918105573143 4.2393e-05 deg
M 66.45487952133696 1.5333e-05 deg
tp 2458353.072315467905
(2018-Aug-22.57231547)
5.7174e-05 TDB
period 1340.36758584379
3.67
7.9184e-06
2.168e-08
d
yr
n .268583039311095 1.5867e-09 deg/d
Q 2.63013597268192 1.0359e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1691  
   data-arc span      11881 days (32.53 yr)  
   first obs. used      1987-04-01  
   last obs. used      2019-10-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51597  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 04:22:28  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.12622 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.81038 au 
 T_jup = 3.528 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.6   n/a MPO459006  

20242 Sagot           Discovered 1998 Feb. 27 by P. Antonini at Bedoin.
Robert Sagot (b. 1910) is an amateur astronomer who spent a large part of his time at the Société astronomique de France. He is attracted to celestial mechanics and studied sundials in France. He also co-authored the book La Revue des Constellations.
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Reference: 20030106/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

Alternate Designations
 1998 DN27 = 1985 UV2 = 1987 GS = 1998 FZ36 
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