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59070 (1998 VG6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2059070
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2324270169649806 5.8284e-08  
a 2.388989090416713 1.508e-08 au
q 1.833723482569274 1.3831e-07 au
i 6.715739120712568 6.7014e-06 deg
node 8.580397813911876 5.0096e-05 deg
peri 24.43455722776394 5.1725e-05 deg
M 296.3970553178605 1.6149e-05 deg
tp 2457838.783735009393
(2017-Mar-26.28373501)
6.1874e-05 JED
period 1348.713413067336
3.69
1.277e-05
3.496e-08
d
yr
n .266921049729359 2.5273e-09 deg/d
Q 2.944254698264151 1.8585e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      629  
   data-arc span      21988 days (60.20 yr)  
   first obs. used      1955-03-14  
   last obs. used      2015-05-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .59062  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jun-04 18:08:48  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .840343 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.5117 au 
 T_jup = 3.487 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.1 mag n/a MPO337723  

59070 (1998 VG6)          Discovered 1998-Nov-11 by Shimizu, Y., Urata, T. at Nachi-Katsuura
Reference: 20030614/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1998 VG6 = 2000 GB16 
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