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102663 (1999 VA59)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2102663
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09858924186558483 5.0831e-08  
a 2.751328555579876 1.8394e-08 au
q 2.480077159162121 1.448e-07 au
i 3.060267820358621 7.656e-06 deg
node 42.52325391719587 8.2957e-05 deg
peri 40.07587702267194 9.1895e-05 deg
M 198.919310321883 4.2554e-05 deg
tp 2459946.352740823946
(2023-Jan-01.85274082)
0.00020143 TDB
period 1666.909840237029
4.56
1.6716e-05
4.577e-08
d
yr
n .2159684893028222 2.1657e-09 deg/d
Q 3.022579951997631 2.0207e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      487  
   data-arc span      8922 days (24.43 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-01-18  
   last obs. used      2020-06-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .63615  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-12 19:53:22  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.49653 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.16586 au 
 T_jup = 3.336 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.82   n/a E2021B55  

102663 (1999 VA59)          Discovered 1999-Nov-04 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20051019/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2005-10-26
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