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6062 Vespa (1983 JQ)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006062
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1586556930579134 5.0792e-08  
a 3.21551607008365 3.1152e-08 au
q 2.705356139445671 1.6437e-07 au
i 2.79457671787287 5.8234e-06 deg
node 116.8263685939827 0.00010594 deg
peri 154.6184718373377 0.00010854 deg
M 258.9026362212398 2.9572e-05 deg
tp 2458191.941485140638
(2018-Mar-14.44148514)
0.00017935 JED
period 2106.078009280023
5.77
3.0606e-05
8.379e-08
d
yr
n .1709338393040191 2.4841e-09 deg/d
Q 3.72567600072163 3.6095e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1526  
   data-arc span      23538 days (64.44 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-11-08  
   last obs. used      2016-04-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .49455  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 12:54:30  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.68929 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.37916 au 
 T_jup = 3.169 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.4 mag n/a MPO365321  
rotation period rot_per 8.4072 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2016-February); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2016) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

6062 Vespa (1983 JQ)          Discovered 1983-May-06 by Thomas, N. G. at Flagstaff
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1983 JQ = 1982 DZ1 
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