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20587 Jargoldman (1999 RD162)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020587
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1112249467470463 2.9962e-08  
a 2.971701690651546 1.7042e-08 au
q 2.64117432836072 9.2807e-08 au
i 1.071401236220792 3.9913e-06 deg
node 259.880063740312 0.00019635 deg
peri 125.8878020062927 0.00019739 deg
M 343.9036939682929 1.9671e-05 deg
tp 2459084.162331556708
(2020-Aug-22.66233156)
0.00010236 TDB
period 1871.139831777964
5.12
1.6096e-05
4.407e-08
d
yr
n .1923960966925313 1.655e-09 deg/d
Q 3.302229052942372 1.8938e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1255  
   data-arc span      10952 days (29.98 yr)  
   first obs. used      1989-10-02  
   last obs. used      2019-09-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53148  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 04:24:04  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.64539 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.14114 au 
 T_jup = 3.253 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.3   n/a MPO492968  

20587 Jargoldman           Discovered 1999 Sept. 9 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Jarett Goldman (b. 1986) was awarded second place in the 2004 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for his behavioral and social sciences project. He attends the Syosset High School, Syosset, New York, U.S.A.
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Reference: 20041226/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-12-25

Alternate Designations
 1999 RD162 = 1989 TR14 
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