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102677 (1999 VJ68)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2102677
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 21 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2072047304563386 5.1569e-08  
a 2.438054331408875 1.0528e-08 au
q 1.93287794083139 1.2351e-07 au
i 1.873205475235455 4.6554e-06 deg
node 207.2462374416787 0.00011997 deg
peri 158.3536728827376 0.00012027 deg
M 175.6779684863027 8.2526e-06 deg
tp 2458321.955560237597
(2018-Jul-22.45556024)
3.0285e-05 TDB
period 1390.475996615993
3.81
9.0061e-06
2.466e-08
d
yr
n .2589041456854583 1.6769e-09 deg/d
Q 2.943230721986359 1.2709e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      656  
   data-arc span      15918 days (43.58 yr)  
   first obs. used      1976-10-22  
   last obs. used      2020-05-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55565  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-12 19:53:17  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .931375 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.52038 au 
 T_jup = 3.473 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.2   n/a MPO469036  

102677 (1999 VJ68)          Discovered 1999-Nov-04 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20051019/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2005-10-26

Alternate Designations
 1999 VJ68 = 1976 UY5 = 1995 SF18 
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