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4089 Galbraith (1986 JG)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2004089
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1319628518671042 2.7706e-08  
a 2.185479939047021 5.6066e-09 au
q 1.897077773592031 6.066e-08 au
i 1.143940490122364 3.4097e-06 deg
node 316.6026854275848 0.0002112 deg
peri 321.249158740222 0.00021201 deg
M 36.3462001338301 1.9694e-05 deg
tp 2458481.355177039783
(2018-Dec-28.85517704)
6.4469e-05 TDB
period 1180.099600721538
3.23
4.5411e-06
1.243e-08
d
yr
n .305058996528673 1.1739e-09 deg/d
Q 2.473882104502011 6.3464e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2406  
   data-arc span      24918 days (68.22 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-08-11  
   last obs. used      2019-10-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44427  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 02:32:24  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .880265 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.62847 au 
 T_jup = 3.665 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.1   n/a MPO337285  
diameter diameter 5.077 km 0.927 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016AJ....152...63N)  
rotation period rot_per 4.9123 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2008) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Polishook, D.; Brosch, N. (2008) ACM 2008 poster.]
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
[Durech, J.; Hanus, J.; Oszkiewsicz, D.; Vanco, R. (2016) Astron. Astrophys. 587, A48.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.429   0.162 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016AJ....152...63N)  

4089 Galbraith           Discovered 1986 May 2 at Palomar.
Harvard University economist and polemicist John Kenneth Galbraith (1908-2006), renowned for his use of irony and for stressing the human element in the study of economics, rejected "the conventional wisdom" (a term introduced in his 1958 best-seller The Affluent Society) and the idea that economics is a "science".
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Reference: 20060613/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-05-22

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Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
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Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
2098-Apr-27 17:54 < 00:01 Eunom 0.0420432699021437 0.0420362800387207 0.0420502598035331 5.72730008536265 5.72730002706548 2487456.245499506 0.557394179023665 354.097754487745 29.1093176007321 -10.3286899249317 42473.3061640482 T 26 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2019-Nov-07 02:32:34 2019-Nov-07 02:32

Alternate Designations
 1986 JG = 1974 WO = 1976 GH4 = 1977 TR7 = 1982 AM 
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