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73956 (1997 VQ6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2073956
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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 .2852952193395554 5.8884e-08  
a 3.085974823859008 2.4049e-08 AU
q 2.205560959609806 1.8114e-07 AU
i 2.118297519994794 6.1957e-06 deg
node 55.06065169567214 0.0002096 deg
peri 344.9008693379463 0.00021023 deg
M 53.89399026799997 1.3757e-05 deg
tp 2456704.068170963132
(2014-Feb-15.56817096)
7.4664e-05 JED
period 1980.099412246259
5.42
2.3146e-05
6.337e-08
d
yr
n .1818090535119193 2.1253e-09 deg/d
Q 3.96638868810821 3.091e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      604  
   data-arc span      7635 days (20.90 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-04-03  
   last obs. used      2015-02-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .56508  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Mar-09 17:30:23  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.21344 AU 
 T_jup = 3.161 
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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

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