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8417 Lancetaylor (1996 VG8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2008417
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1938066232350117 5.2468e-08  
a 2.211899404574724 1.1515e-08 AU
q 1.783218650038564 1.1737e-07 AU
i 5.802836475073383 5.979e-06 deg
node 262.5406662322944 5.18e-05 deg
peri 27.31185135766449 5.3617e-05 deg
M 274.8235435545362 1.3967e-05 deg
tp 2457284.791288617638
(2015-Sep-19.29128862)
4.6849e-05 JED
period 1201.562828196292
3.29
9.3828e-06
2.569e-08
d
yr
n .2996098011290916 2.3396e-09 deg/d
Q 2.640580159110884 1.3747e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1176  
   data-arc span      10459 days (28.64 yr)  
   first obs. used      1986-10-06  
   last obs. used      2015-05-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51768  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jun-04 16:01:34  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .770518 AU 
 T_jup = 3.625 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.6 mag n/a MPO337327  
rotation period rot_per 3.5862 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-May); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Clark, M. (2013) Minor Planet Bul. 40, 131-133.]

8417 Lancetaylor           Discovered 1996 Nov. 7 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.
Lance Taylor (b. 1956) is a science educator who teaches at high school and college in Western Australia. He is a leading member of Chiro Observatory, established and jointly operated by Australian and Japanese amateur astronomers.
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Reference: 20000320/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

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Alternate Designations
 1996 VG8 = 1986 TU5 
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