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8417 Lancetaylor (1996 VG8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2008417
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .194024976335781 4.9417e-08  
a 2.211994075318952 1.0939e-08 au
q 1.782811977200305 1.1177e-07 au
i 5.802867529638204 5.9217e-06 deg
node 262.529494198015 4.694e-05 deg
peri 27.30981982328388 4.8971e-05 deg
M 94.5911716432965 1.3325e-05 deg
tp 2457284.765186926472
(2015-Sep-19.26518693)
4.4338e-05 JED
period 1201.639970536567
3.29
8.9134e-06
2.44e-08
d
yr
n .2995905669143559 2.2223e-09 deg/d
Q 2.641176173437599 1.3061e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1250  
   data-arc span      10545 days (28.87 yr)  
   first obs. used      1986-10-06  
   last obs. used      2015-08-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .513  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Sep-02 14:24:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .768551 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.52299 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. 2016-February); 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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