Skip Page Navigation
NASA JPL Caltech
NASA Logo - Jet Propulsion Laboratory + View the NASA Portal
+ Near-Earth Object (NEO) Program
Search JPL
JPL Home Earth Solar System Stars & Galaxies Technology
JPL Solar System Dynamics
BODIES ORBITS EPHEMERIDES TOOLS PHYSICAL DATA DISCOVERY FAQ SITE MAP
JPL Small-Body Database Browser
Search: [ help ]  
16776 (1996 VA8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2016776
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances ]

[ show orbit diagram ]
Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2450448969455764 6.7509e-08  
a 2.631268768288871 2.0988e-08 AU
q 1.98648978412741 1.8063e-07 AU
i 4.874101567542094 6.2133e-06 deg
node 144.1655504093878 7.4651e-05 deg
peri 238.3036918863454 7.5986e-05 deg
M 97.86072599520431 1.1378e-05 deg
tp 2456576.708564403342
(2013-Oct-11.20856440)
4.9664e-05 JED
period 1559.000459717346
4.27
1.8653e-05
5.107e-08
d
yr
n .230917186557642 2.7629e-09 deg/d
Q 3.276047752450331 2.6132e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      839  
   data-arc span      7311 days (20.02 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-03-06  
   last obs. used      2014-03-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .56587  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 21:39:43  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .994454 AU 
 T_jup = 3.351 
[ show covariance matrix ]

Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances ]

Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.4 mag n/a MPO279692  

16776 (1996 VA8)          Discovered 1996-Nov-03 by Ueda, S., Kaneda, H. at Kushiro (399)
Reference: 20000913/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1996 VA8 = 1999 JG41 
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances ]
ABOUT SSD CREDITS/AWARDS PRIVACY/COPYRIGHT GLOSSARY LINKS
FirstGov 2014-Oct-31 18:00 UT
(server date/time)  
NASA Home Page
Site Manager:   Donald K. Yeomans
Webmaster  Alan B. Chamberlin