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21580 Portalatin (1998 SY57)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2021580
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 41 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06110464857051538 9.8655e-09  
a 2.896596449146586 1.1246e-08 au
q 2.719600941070881 3.3621e-08 au
i 3.048792058810738 3.0336e-07 deg
node 76.44790051381851 4.0906e-06 deg
peri 240.6254139053456 2.2366e-05 deg
M 262.7827251473347 2.4191e-05 deg
tp 2459882.763151016388
(2022-Oct-30.26315102)
0.00012139 TDB
period 1800.654612374176
4.93
1.0487e-05
2.871e-08
d
yr
n .1999272917338308 1.1643e-09 deg/d
Q 3.073591957222291 1.1933e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2811  
   data-arc span      11085 days (30.35 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-02-20  
   last obs. used      2021-06-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46493  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-08 05:09:31  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.70701 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.09954 au 
 T_jup = 3.284 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.32   n/a MPCxxxxx  
diameter diameter 6.218 km 0.350 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 3.627 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.240   0.040 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

21580 Portalatin           Discovered 1998 Sept. 17 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Wilfredo Portalatin (b. 1949), staff technician and telescope operator at the Arecibo Observatory, has played a key role in numerous radar experiments on minor planets since the 1970s.
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Reference: 20080718/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-07-18

Alternate Designations
 1998 SY57 = 1999 XJ100 
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