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20044 Vitoux (1993 FV1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020044
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1011522290544609 5.3794e-08  
a 2.572135595386657 1.9617e-08 AU
q 2.311958346482974 1.353e-07 AU
i 12.86617906888218 5.5613e-06 deg
node 158.450307259271 2.9441e-05 deg
peri 331.5203206132539 4.3411e-05 deg
M 92.67651856484234 3.3157e-05 deg
tp 2456412.611926508849
(2013-Apr-30.11192651)
0.00013783 JED
period 1506.74311701851
4.13
1.7237e-05
4.719e-08
d
yr
n .2389259296650084 2.7333e-09 deg/d
Q 2.83231284429034 2.1601e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      829  
   data-arc span      23189 days (63.49 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-01-04  
   last obs. used      2014-07-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .46588  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 12:44:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.33281 AU 
 T_jup = 3.387 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.3 mag n/a MPO253504  

20044 Vitoux           Discovered 1993 Mar. 23 by E. W. Elst at Caussols.
Frédéric Vitoux (b. 1944), a French writer and journalist known for his novel Bébert, Le chat de Louis-Ferdinand Céline (1976).
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2014-03-16Last Updated: 2014-03-21

Alternate Designations
 1993 FV1 = 1978 RD11 
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