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115885 Ganz (2003 VL1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2115885
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1243564081800087 8.9718e-08  
a 2.348725716891684 2.3964e-08 au
q 2.056646622939018 2.0238e-07 au
i 7.526670478897509 7.7574e-06 deg
node 24.700470025035 4.798e-05 deg
peri 355.6870292119403 5.555e-05 deg
M 224.2085331612216 2.9164e-05 deg
tp 2458096.425980107785
(2017-Dec-08.92598011)
0.00010987 JED
period 1314.761206981955
3.60
2.0122e-05
5.509e-08
d
yr
n .2738139808873604 4.1906e-09 deg/d
Q 2.640804810844349 2.6944e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      294  
   data-arc span      6540 days (17.91 yr)  
   first obs. used      1998-05-18  
   last obs. used      2016-04-13  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .57146  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 16:15:19  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.05806 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.81348 au 
 T_jup = 3.537 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.5 mag n/a MPO320333  

115885 Ganz           Discovered 2003 Nov. 6 by K. Sárneczky and B. Sipőcz at Piszkesteto.
Swiss-Hungarian technical engineer Ábrahám Ganz (1814-1867) opened an ironworks in Buda and was father of the Ganz companies. He filed patent applications for perfecting a process for manufacturing chill-casting of wheels for railway carriages. This minor planet was discovered on the 189th anniversary of his birth.
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Reference: 20091202/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-04-12

Alternate Designations
 2003 VL1 = 1998 KM5 
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