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21515 Gavini (1998 KR50)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2021515
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1503484447136725 4.84e-08  
a 2.701941574637595 2.0265e-08 au
q 2.295708861183621 1.2707e-07 au
i 15.5168016405918 5.3691e-06 deg
node 105.5763709704251 1.8847e-05 deg
peri 179.5761594294091 3.0165e-05 deg
M 221.416260766925 2.8668e-05 deg
tp 2459224.985173793148
(2021-Jan-10.48517379)
0.00013299 TDB
period 1622.229734957807
4.44
1.8251e-05
4.997e-08
d
yr
n .22191678049186 2.4966e-09 deg/d
Q 3.108174288091568 2.3312e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      977  
   data-arc span      8163 days (22.35 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-01-14  
   last obs. used      2019-05-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .57005  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-12 23:57:02  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.27866 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.06561 au 
 T_jup = 3.299 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.1   n/a MPO337440  
diameter diameter 4.128 km 1.055 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.313   0.089 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

21515 Gavini           Discovered 1998 May 23 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Madhavi Pulakat Gavini (b. 1989) was awarded first place and Best in Category in the 2006 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for her medicine and health project. She also received the Intel Foundation Young Scientist Award. She attends the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science, Columbus,, Mississippi, U.S.A.
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Reference: 20060711/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2006-07-17

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