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3015 Candy (1980 VN)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003015
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 19 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1733756359681028 5.7572e-08  
a 3.3852985337439 3.369e-08 au
q 2.798370247514166 1.9705e-07 au
i 17.40273411691913 7.3432e-06 deg
node 38.16505259939169 1.8518e-05 deg
peri 300.9896044403606 2.5651e-05 deg
M 297.4236821187654 2.1132e-05 deg
tp 2457995.958933298819
(2017-Aug-30.45893330)
0.00013693 JED
period 2275.065405059047
6.23
3.3962e-05
9.298e-08
d
yr
n .1582372090048358 2.3621e-09 deg/d
Q 3.972226819973635 3.9531e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1231  
   data-arc span      18615 days (50.97 yr)  
   first obs. used      1965-05-02  
   last obs. used      2016-04-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51313  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 12:42:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.83786 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.68882 au 
 T_jup = 3.053 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.1 mag n/a MPO337274  
rotation period rot_per 4.625 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2016-February); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Clark, M. (2007) Minor Planet Bul. 34, 19-22.]
[Clark, M. (2012) Minor Planet Bul. 39, 63-65.]
[Clark, M. (2015) Minor Planet Bul. 42, 15-20.]
[Durech, J.; Hanus, J.; Oszkiewsicz, D.; Vanco, R. (2016) Astron. Astrophys. 587, A48.]
[Clark, M. (2016) Minor Planet Bul. 43, 2-5.]
[Clark, M. (2016) Minor Planet Bul. 43, 80-86.]

3015 Candy (1980 VN)          Discovered 1980-Nov-09 by Bowell, E. at Flagstaff (AM)
Discovered at the Anderson Mesa station, which is operated by the Lowell Observatory.
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1980 VN = 1974 VL2 = 1974 XC = 1984 HS 
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