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106537 McCarthy (2000 WB63)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2106537
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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 .1442871102075263 6.4236e-08  
a 2.310543094668924 2.0863e-08 AU
q 1.97716150852919 1.4587e-07 AU
i 7.764395275852558 1.2091e-05 deg
node 59.87315674975882 4.8667e-05 deg
peri 270.4198869484086 6.7787e-05 deg
M 72.21361710857541 4.7937e-05 deg
tp 2456743.172539155260
(2014-Mar-26.67253916)
0.00017025 JED
period 1282.831266640782
3.51
1.7375e-05
4.757e-08
d
yr
n .2806292685262458 3.8009e-09 deg/d
Q 2.643924680808658 2.3874e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      323  
   data-arc span      5730 days (15.69 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-05-13  
   last obs. used      2015-01-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .62492  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Mar-09 18:35:43  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .985591 AU 
 T_jup = 3.559 
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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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