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59430 (1999 GT12)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2059430
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 29 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05385850402175719 3.7453e-08  
a 3.155098078957023 2.3563e-08 au
q 2.985169216382478 1.2325e-07 au
i 8.331356036710281 5.8929e-06 deg
node 201.14052698834 2.8798e-05 deg
peri 274.2971636900863 6.2441e-05 deg
M 1.84084596804889 5.497e-05 deg
tp 2458990.032748166845
(2020-May-20.53274817)
0.00031256 TDB
period 2046.999436856672
5.60
2.2931e-05
6.278e-08
d
yr
n .1758671710006956 1.9701e-09 deg/d
Q 3.325026941531569 2.4832e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1002  
   data-arc span      8784 days (24.05 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-10-18  
   last obs. used      2020-11-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53852  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Dec-18 03:57:47  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.01671 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.76461 au 
 T_jup = 3.188 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.3   n/a MPO365937  
diameter diameter 8.724 km 0.234 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.058   0.008 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

59430 (1999 GT12)          Discovered 1999-Apr-12 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20030614/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1999 GT12 = 2001 QG185 
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