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17662 (1996 VG30)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017662
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2069612247344932 6.5368e-08  
a 2.699442372402092 2.0749e-08 AU
q 2.140762472909569 1.784e-07 AU
i 7.774411073886241 6.8687e-06 deg
node 246.3969526418263 5.6207e-05 deg
peri 229.0620774695062 5.9594e-05 deg
M 344.1187174074701 1.9305e-05 deg
tp 2457071.964867145894
(2015-Feb-18.46486715)
8.7176e-05 JED
period 1619.979496153735
4.44
1.8677e-05
5.113e-08
d
yr
n .2222250348567599 2.5621e-09 deg/d
Q 3.258122271894615 2.5043e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      942  
   data-arc span      9961 days (27.27 yr)  
   first obs. used      1987-10-28  
   last obs. used      2015-02-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .46728  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Mar-09 14:51:07  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.1664 AU 
 T_jup = 3.324 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.3 mag n/a MPO324472  

17662 (1996 VG30)          Discovered 1996-Nov-07 by Ueda, S., Kaneda, H. at Kushiro
Reference: 20001013/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1996 VG30 = 1987 UG4 = 1987 VR1 
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