Skip Page Navigation
NASA JPL Caltech
NASA Logo - Jet Propulsion Laboratory + View the NASA Portal
+ Near-Earth Object (NEO) Program
Search JPL
JPL Home Earth Solar System Stars & Galaxies Technology
JPL Solar System Dynamics
BODIES ORBITS EPHEMERIDES TOOLS PHYSICAL DATA DISCOVERY FAQ SITE MAP
JPL Small-Body Database Browser
Search: [ help ]  
73956 (1997 VQ6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2073956
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]

[ show orbit diagram ]
Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2884506425213026 5.7688e-08  
a 3.080559846259336 2.3699e-08 au
q 2.191970379280506 1.7778e-07 au
i 2.120550780441346 5.7765e-06 deg
node 54.90209283629704 0.00019493 deg
peri 344.8047097130372 0.00019539 deg
M 163.1296622166689 1.316e-05 deg
tp 2456705.602410133149
(2014-Feb-17.10241013)
6.7145e-05 JED
period 1974.889961607161
5.41
2.279e-05
6.24e-08
d
yr
n .1822886373411067 2.1035e-09 deg/d
Q 3.969149313238167 3.0535e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      696  
   data-arc span      8047 days (22.03 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-04-03  
   last obs. used      2016-04-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55835  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 15:13:51  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.1986 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.45715 au 
 T_jup = 3.162 
[ show covariance matrix ]

Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]

Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.5 mag n/a MPO324950  

73956 (1997 VQ6)          Discovered 1997-Nov-05 by Shimizu, Y., Urata, T. at Nachi-Katsuura
Reference: 20040415/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

[ show close-approach data ]
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]
ABOUT SSD CREDITS/AWARDS PRIVACY/COPYRIGHT GLOSSARY LINKS
FirstGov 2016-Apr-30 22:34 UT
(server date/time)  
NASA Home Page
Site Manager:   Ryan S. Park
Webmaster  Alan B. Chamberlin