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43018 (1999 VY2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2043018
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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 .1678029344753051 7.9691e-08  
a 2.815528748053863 2.9104e-08 AU
q 2.343074762030843 2.2354e-07 AU
i 7.851175443683768 7.8029e-06 deg
node 271.9264363007435 6.2273e-05 deg
peri 122.5510422144663 6.7141e-05 deg
M 88.60375792475128 2.1903e-05 deg
tp 2456575.794371017618
(2013-Oct-10.29437102)
0.0001058 JED
period 1725.593022403251
4.72
2.6756e-05
7.325e-08
d
yr
n .2086239312086603 3.2348e-09 deg/d
Q 3.287982734076884 3.3988e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      649  
   data-arc span      8481 days (23.22 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-01-19  
   last obs. used      2014-04-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .60044  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-16 14:49:57  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.36116 AU 
 T_jup = 3.285 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.8 mag n/a MPO266158  

43018 (1999 VY2)          Discovered 1999-Nov-04 by Shimizu, Y., Urata, T. at Nachi-Katsuura (905)
Reference: 20020624/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1999 VY2 = 1998 ME31 
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