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101408 (1998 VC6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2101408
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 19 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2044079454877251 3.594e-08  
a 2.387348213543766 6.4227e-09 au
q 1.899355270049494 8.6953e-08 au
i 1.32219606970996 3.4742e-06 deg
node 262.2940446151212 0.000182 deg
peri 141.9645766925723 0.00018223 deg
M 309.817851700477 8.6996e-06 deg
tp 2459188.310050294824
(2020-Dec-04.81005029)
3.2651e-05 TDB
period 1347.32410622563
3.69
5.4371e-06
1.489e-08
d
yr
n .2671962880620444 1.0783e-09 deg/d
Q 2.875341157038038 7.7355e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      804  
   data-arc span      9546 days (26.14 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-09-05  
   last obs. used      2020-10-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52867  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-12 20:00:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .908682 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.52481 au 
 T_jup = 3.505 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.2   n/a MPO436474  

101408 (1998 VC6)          Discovered 1998-Nov-11 by Kagawa, T. at Gekko
Reference: 20051019/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2005-10-26

Alternate Designations
 1998 VC6 = 1994 RO19 
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