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106537 McCarthy (2000 WB63)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2106537
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1437353894966194 6.4049e-08  
a 2.31195975600779 2.0403e-08 au
q 1.979649319977502 1.451e-07 au
i 7.762351106835991 1.0965e-05 deg
node 59.83404627982667 4.7615e-05 deg
peri 270.6559948973636 6.4958e-05 deg
M 184.2135130028752 4.5985e-05 deg
tp 2458027.477301514111
(2017-Sep-30.97730151)
0.00016643 JED
period 1284.011259345388
3.52
1.6997e-05
4.654e-08
d
yr
n .2803713732101807 3.7114e-09 deg/d
Q 2.644270192038079 2.3335e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      329  
   data-arc span      6063 days (16.60 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-05-13  
   last obs. used      2015-12-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .64293  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 16:54:42  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .985518 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.69198 au 
 T_jup = 3.558 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.3 mag n/a MPO264086  

106537 McCarthy           Discovered 2000 Nov. 23 by J. Medkeff at Junk Bond Observatory.
Robynn McCarthy (a.k.a. "Swoopy") produces and co-hosts Skepticality, a podcast talk show that promotes science and skeptical thinking. Her sense of humor and accurate reporting have inspired and informed thousands of listeners.
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Reference: 20060413/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2006-04-17

Alternate Designations
 2000 WB63 = 1999 KY2 
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