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20314 Johnharrison (1998 FN126)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020314
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1600650177475047 2.949e-08  
a 2.156054218458789 6.2479e-09 au
q 1.810945361716601 6.5729e-08 au
i 2.728000882061054 3.0082e-06 deg
node 292.4583033718427 8.4545e-05 deg
peri 1.385410546049711 8.6153e-05 deg
M 279.1879559987183 1.9042e-05 deg
tp 2459260.074206194808
(2021-Feb-14.57420619)
6.1701e-05 TDB
period 1156.346376149683
3.17
5.0264e-06
1.376e-08
d
yr
n .3113254016488568 1.3533e-09 deg/d
Q 2.501163075200977 7.248e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1842  
   data-arc span      16066 days (43.99 yr)  
   first obs. used      1976-05-03  
   last obs. used      2020-04-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48273  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 05:11:09  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .794848 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.67302 au 
 T_jup = 3.683 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.5   n/a MPO502320  
diameter diameter 3.750 km 0.110 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.239   0.053 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

20314 Johnharrison           Discovered 1998 Mar. 28 by J. Broughton at Reedy Creek Observatory.
John Harrison (1693-1776) was an English clockmaker who worked for decades on the problem of finding longitude at sea, developing a portable timepiece of unprecedented accuracy. This was a great step forward in improving maritime safety and enabled the charting of the world's oceans.
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Reference: 20011230/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-05-11

Alternate Designations
 1998 FN126 = 1976 JR5 
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