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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 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09858924825896041 4.7943e-08  
a 2.751328552719372 1.7615e-08 au
q 2.480077138993355 1.3543e-07 au
i 3.060269091592967 7.2398e-06 deg
node 42.52325039670799 8.2655e-05 deg
peri 40.07587460947735 9.0477e-05 deg
M 198.9193172607667 3.9295e-05 deg
tp 2459946.352707531624
(2023-Jan-01.85270753)
0.00018582 TDB
period 1666.909837637447
4.56
1.6008e-05
4.383e-08
d
yr
n .2159684896396298 2.0741e-09 deg/d
Q 3.022579966445388 1.9352e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      490  
   data-arc span      8922 days (24.43 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-01-18  
   last obs. used      2020-06-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .63521  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 15:43:03  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.49653 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.16586 au 
 T_jup = 3.336 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457295.5 (2015-Sep-30.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1004234531440748 4.7727e-08  
q 2.472622240991523 1.3458e-07 au
tp 2456616.971322386330
(2013-Nov-20.47132239)
0.00016756 TDB
node 42.5581189357926 8.2582e-05 deg
peri 40.35947553015366 9.0154e-05 deg
i 3.062559698431541 7.245e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      490  
   data-arc span      8922 days (24.43 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-01-18  
   last obs. used      2020-06-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .63521  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 15:43:03  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.16586 au 
 T_jup = 3.336 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 2.277824555154459E-15 -6.378942264216394E-15 -3.97345977931656E-12 -8.445124197310606E-15 -8.87987010968657E-13 3.453478771089306E-16
q -6.378942264216394E-15 1.811095151278135E-14 1.194119792789755E-11 2.365409344262033E-14 2.674514797726869E-12 -7.213581991362266E-16
tp -3.97345977931656E-12 1.194119792789755E-11 2.80762930978834E-8 4.521721056706875E-11 6.072766124349962E-9 -4.45676366540651E-12
node -8.445124197310606E-15 2.365409344262033E-14 4.521721056706875E-11 6.81985866243185E-9 -6.799866929606945E-9 -1.838790861319611E-10
peri -8.87987010968657E-13 2.674514797726869E-12 6.072766124349962E-9 -6.799866929606945E-9 8.127695404059628E-9 1.827108190205445E-10
i 3.453478771089306E-16 -7.213581991362266E-16 -4.45676366540651E-12 -1.838790861319611E-10 1.827108190205445E-10 5.248954665293095E-11

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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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