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20044 Vitoux (1993 FV1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020044
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1009494423135653 4.9143e-08  
a 2.572418796533887 1.796e-08 au
q 2.312734553626858 1.2512e-07 au
i 12.86688955123314 5.3143e-06 deg
node 158.4417125426855 2.2955e-05 deg
peri 331.7909896471123 3.6408e-05 deg
M 283.4712642749914 3.1892e-05 deg
tp 2457920.856084010653
(2017-Jun-16.35608401)
0.00013514 JED
period 1506.991970418078
4.13
1.5782e-05
4.321e-08
d
yr
n .2388864752213157 2.5018e-09 deg/d
Q 2.832103039440915 1.9773e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1048  
   data-arc span      23734 days (64.98 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-01-04  
   last obs. used      2015-12-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .47276  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Feb-25 19:27:01  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.33208 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.20552 au 
 T_jup = 3.387 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.4 mag n/a MPO309311  

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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