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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 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .285295148879723 6.6427e-08  
a 3.085974867205808 2.9146e-08 AU
q 2.205561208027243 2.1013e-07 AU
i 2.11830187314905 7.6971e-06 deg
node 55.06058516241866 0.00021645 deg
peri 344.900925717343 0.00021708 deg
M 53.89398639403478 1.3807e-05 deg
tp 2456704.068186025316
(2014-Feb-15.56818603)
7.4792e-05 JED
period 1980.099453966126
5.42
2.8052e-05
7.68e-08
d
yr
n .1818090496812785 2.5757e-09 deg/d
Q 3.966388526384372 3.7461e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      497  
   data-arc span      7520 days (20.59 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-04-03  
   last obs. used      2014-11-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .59613  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Nov-10 15:12:42  

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 14.4 mag n/a MPO263905  

73956 (1997 VQ6)          Discovered 1997-Nov-05 by Shimizu, Y., Urata, T. at Nachi-Katsuura (905)
Reference: 20040415/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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