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91428 Cortesi (1999 QT1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2091428
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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 .1435276660615127 3.8323e-08  
a 2.631616523497947 1.4266e-08 au
q 2.253906745911374 1.0017e-07 au
i 11.84431417908468 6.4806e-06 deg
node 315.6561371023889 2.5331e-05 deg
peri 132.2009135053541 4.4383e-05 deg
M 234.7271798018629 3.2738e-05 deg
tp 2459543.108618487511
(2021-Nov-24.60861849)
0.00014213 TDB
period 1559.309532159864
4.27
1.2679e-05
3.471e-08
d
yr
n .2308714162103205 1.8773e-09 deg/d
Q 3.009326301084519 1.6313e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1089  
   data-arc span      11428 days (31.29 yr)  
   first obs. used      1988-01-23  
   last obs. used      2019-05-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5276  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 06:03:59  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.28847 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.18965 au 
 T_jup = 3.355 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.4   n/a MPO395813  
diameter diameter 3.790 km 0.242 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.282   0.064 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

91428 Cortesi           Discovered 1999 Aug. 20 by S. Sposetti at Gnosca.
Sergio Cortesi (b. 1932) has been the director of the Specola Solare Locarno-Monti since 1957. He was one of the co-founders and for a long time the president of the Società Astronomica Ticinese.
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Reference: 20070402/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-07-05
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