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55738 (1988 VG3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2055738
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1329349197792327 7.8253e-08  
a 2.278689881093373 1.6716e-08 AU
q 1.975772424548476 1.8121e-07 AU
i 11.89258186874616 8.4863e-06 deg
node 41.06629390170185 2.8747e-05 deg
peri 306.3009554099143 3.7519e-05 deg
M 255.0495690785954 2.4306e-05 deg
tp 2457366.775599525149
(2015-Dec-10.27559953)
8.5841e-05 JED
period 1256.39518267248
3.44
1.3825e-05
3.785e-08
d
yr
n .2865340499270648 3.153e-09 deg/d
Q 2.58160733763827 1.8938e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      672  
   data-arc span      9727 days (26.63 yr)  
   first obs. used      1988-11-04  
   last obs. used      2015-06-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .56802  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jul-06 13:28:20  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .996166 AU 
 T_jup = 3.567 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.6 mag n/a MPO337701  

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

Alternate Designations
 1988 VG3 = 2002 TF293 
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