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15879 (1996 XH6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015879
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 18 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1119985764098777 6.1768e-08  
a 2.898814274949553 2.2659e-08 au
q 2.574151202878571 1.8465e-07 au
i 3.205583479197836 5.4309e-06 deg
node 109.6955528758368 0.00011034 deg
peri 243.8371128249842 0.00011266 deg
M 21.88912928322125 2.4655e-05 deg
tp 2457290.888783081220
(2015-Sep-25.38878308)
0.00012326 JED
period 1802.723058564425
4.94
2.1137e-05
5.787e-08
d
yr
n .199697894964899 2.3415e-09 deg/d
Q 3.223477347020535 2.5197e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1090  
   data-arc span      16103 days (44.09 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-11-10  
   last obs. used      2015-12-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55092  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 13:32:13  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.5689 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.18284 au 
 T_jup = 3.276 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.7 mag n/a MPO358785  

15879 (1996 XH6)          Discovered 1996-Dec-03 by Shimizu, Y., Urata, T. at Nachi-Katsuura
Reference: 20000726/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1996 XH6 = 1971 VM 
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