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8576 (1996 VN8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2008576
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2067962598840835 4.9854e-08  
a 2.380005478547585 1.3749e-08 au
q 1.887829247080316 1.2319e-07 au
i 3.036702268878392 5.0911e-06 deg
node 43.32644733791335 0.00010242 deg
peri 346.0416513809267 0.0001032 deg
M 89.6618740921777 1.3738e-05 deg
tp 2457066.481383082637
(2015-Feb-12.98138308)
5.0183e-05 JED
period 1341.112968112065
3.67
1.1621e-05
3.182e-08
d
yr
n .2684337625239621 2.326e-09 deg/d
Q 2.872181710014854 1.6592e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      971  
   data-arc span      15014 days (41.11 yr)  
   first obs. used      1974-11-12  
   last obs. used      2015-12-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53917  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 13:07:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .891683 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.57124 au 
 T_jup = 3.508 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.6 mag n/a MPO350870  

8576 (1996 VN8)          Discovered 1996-Nov-07 by Ueda, S., Kaneda, H. at Kushiro
Reference: 19980313/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1996 VN8 = 1974 VF = 1992 PN3 
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