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55738 (1988 VG3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2055738
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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 .1329068589578296 1.0843e-07  
a 2.278605569223667 1.8644e-08 AU
q 1.975763260214332 2.4436e-07 AU
i 11.89271182202569 1.029e-05 deg
node 41.06665758607406 3.176e-05 deg
peri 306.3369999778222 4.3278e-05 deg
M 197.6947830176533 3.165e-05 deg
tp 2457366.911597960785
(2015-Dec-10.41159796)
0.00011356 JED
period 1256.325453100259
3.44
1.542e-05
4.222e-08
d
yr
n .2865499533672751 3.517e-09 deg/d
Q 2.581447878233001 2.1122e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      648  
   data-arc span      9360 days (25.63 yr)  
   first obs. used      1988-11-04  
   last obs. used      2014-06-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .57574  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 13:43:47  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .994663 AU 
 T_jup = 3.567 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.5 mag n/a MPO257231  

55738 (1988 VG3)          Discovered 1988-Nov-14 by Ueda, S., Kaneda, H. at Kushiro (399)
Reference: 20030318/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1988 VG3 = 2002 TF293 
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