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27452 Nikhilpatel (2000 GS25)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2027452
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 23 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1746243057049045 3.658e-08  
a 3.059975664449095 1.639e-08 au
q 2.525629538570767 1.1339e-07 au
i 1.334054872809159 4.3993e-06 deg
node 191.2027029948782 0.00017318 deg
peri 120.4230495205952 0.00017358 deg
M 181.4517113303209 1.2599e-05 deg
tp 2459970.180309842064
(2023-Jan-25.68030984)
7.0742e-05 TDB
period 1955.128856983686
5.35
1.5709e-05
4.301e-08
d
yr
n .1841310861501974 1.4794e-09 deg/d
Q 3.594321790327422 1.9253e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1292  
   data-arc span      10351 days (28.34 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-10-01  
   last obs. used      2020-02-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .56218  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 01:03:56  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.51173 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.68762 au 
 T_jup = 3.210 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.2   n/a MPO333070  
diameter diameter 7.565 km 0.393 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.059   0.009 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

27452 Nikhilpatel           Discovered 2000 Apr. 5 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Nikhil Sanjay Patel (b. 1999) is a finalist in the 2011 Broadcom MASTERS, a math and science competition for middle-school students, for his environmental sciences project. He attends the Sanford Middle School, Sanford, Florida.
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Reference: 20111210/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2011-12-12

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Alternate Designations
 2000 GS25 = 1996 RJ8 
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