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20451 Galeotti (1999 JR134)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020451
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2048990776696038 4.0606e-08  
a 2.159646962572024 6.3583e-09 au
q 1.717137291849055 8.5842e-08 au
i 5.81380008922818 4.2554e-06 deg
node 100.0660430075841 4.1157e-05 deg
peri 179.5379552415639 4.2375e-05 deg
M 94.59979554113472 1.067e-05 deg
tp 2458295.878699335031
(2018-Jun-26.37869933)
3.3942e-05 TDB
period 1159.237899110511
3.17
5.1194e-06
1.402e-08
d
yr
n .3105488530665101 1.3714e-09 deg/d
Q 2.602156633294993 7.6611e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1419  
   data-arc span      14389 days (39.39 yr)  
   first obs. used      1980-07-12  
   last obs. used      2019-12-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49545  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-14 00:44:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .700115 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.53237 au 
 T_jup = 3.664 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.8   n/a MPO347682  
diameter diameter 3.493 km 0.147 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.209   0.036 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

20451 Galeotti           Discovered 1999 May 15 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Piero Galeotti (b. 1942), professor of physics at the University of Torino, is involved in experimental cosmic-ray physics and neutrino astrophysics. He is also very active in scholarly and popular conferences. The name was suggested by V. Zappalà.
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Reference: 20080321/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-03-26

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Alternate Designations
 1999 JR134 = 1998 BX10 = 1999 NW27 
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