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(2001 VJ5)
Classification: Apollo [NEO, PHA]          SPK-ID: 3092480
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Orbit Diagram
Note: Make sure you have Java enabled on your browser to see the applet. This applet is provided as a 3D orbit visualization tool. The applet was implemented using 2-body methods, and hence should not be used for determining accurate long-term trajectories (over several years or decades) or planetary encounter circumstances. For accurate long-term ephemerides, please instead use our Horizons system.

Note: If the applet has stopped working because of a recent Java upgrade, here is a possible workaround.
Orbit Viewer

Additional Notes: the orbits shown in the applet are color coded. The planets are white lines, and the asteroid/comet is a blue line. The bright white line indicates the portion of the orbit that is above the ecliptic plane, and the darker portion is below the ecliptic plane. Likewise for the asteroid/comet orbit, the light blue indicates the portion above the ecliptic plane, and the dark blue the portion below the ecliptic plane.

Orbit Viewer applet originally written and kindly provided by Osamu Ajiki (AstroArts), and further modified by Ron Baalke (JPL).


Orbital Elements at Epoch 2452215.5 (2001-Nov-02.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .5620404085359322 0.0010671  
a 1.937232163159671 0.0044528 AU
q .8484294067484619 0.00011717 AU
i 6.086706411955346 0.0090074 deg
node 45.2729189969308 0.0054803 deg
peri 66.89037970862327 0.0080937 deg
M 340.8230389683432 0.07479 deg
tp 2452267.962407700979
(2001-Dec-24.46240770)
0.023725 JED
period 984.8519137716976
2.70
3.3956
0.009297
d
yr
n .3655371888564488 0.0012603 deg/d
Q 3.02603491957088 0.0069554 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      29  
   data-arc span      26 days  
   first obs. used      2001-10-25  
   last obs. used      2001-11-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      8  
   fit RMS      .72431  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-13 02:28:36  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0248471 AU 
 T_jup = 3.690 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 21.2 mag n/a MPO221015  

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