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96181 (1988 VW2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2096181
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3031050630455154 9.2398e-08  
a 2.53885717258601 2.1024e-08 AU
q 1.769316709225768 2.3956e-07 AU
i 2.334409705790843 6.559e-06 deg
node 248.216366264588 0.00029303 deg
peri 169.6462649501061 0.00029436 deg
M 151.7178803152215 3.3569e-05 deg
tp 2456377.783896149370
(2013-Mar-26.28389615)
0.00013274 JED
period 1477.596423839145
4.05
1.8354e-05
5.025e-08
d
yr
n .2436389220979804 3.0264e-09 deg/d
Q 3.308397635946252 2.7397e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      412  
   data-arc span      9711 days (26.59 yr)  
   first obs. used      1988-11-08  
   last obs. used      2015-06-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53967  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jul-06 14:19:56  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .781229 AU 
 T_jup = 3.380 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.8 mag n/a MPO280412  

96181 (1988 VW2)          Discovered 1988-Nov-08 by Ueda, S., Kaneda, H. at Kushiro
Reference: 20050224/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2005-02-28

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Alternate Designations
 1988 VW2 = 1996 TD68 
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