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10606 Crocco (1996 VD1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2010606
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1003841417598522 3.7983e-08  
a 3.146682717872586 2.2755e-08 au
q 2.830805673848388 1.1768e-07 au
i 17.65253145822038 6.4154e-06 deg
node 40.99877022156208 1.4328e-05 deg
peri 262.9085688278229 3.6426e-05 deg
M 100.4998464089528 3.4211e-05 deg
tp 2458031.331631075572
(2017-Oct-04.83163108)
0.00019373 TDB
period 2038.815183647295
5.58
2.2116e-05
6.055e-08
d
yr
n .1765731405609731 1.9154e-09 deg/d
Q 3.462559761896785 2.504e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1217  
   data-arc span      12891 days (35.29 yr)  
   first obs. used      1984-08-21  
   last obs. used      2019-12-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50659  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-13 23:05:53  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.88479 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.81472 au 
 T_jup = 3.128 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.4   n/a MPO458932  
diameter diameter 10.071 km 0.381 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.091   0.012 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

10606 Crocco           Discovered 1996 Nov. 3 by V. Giuliani and F. Manca at Sormano.
Gaetano Arturo Crocco (1877-1968), Italian pioneer in aeronautics and space science, designed revolutionary airships and patented a cyclic pitch design for helicopter rotors. A professor of aeronautics in Rome, he founded the Italian Rocket Society.
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Reference: 20020328/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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Alternate Designations
 1996 VD1 = 1988 FC1 
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