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106537 McCarthy (2000 WB63)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2106537
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .144111542176348 4.2838e-08  
a 2.31081540883655 1.372e-08 au
q 1.977800236584247 9.9303e-08 au
i 7.766310994962311 5.0511e-06 deg
node 59.78365722552962 3.5361e-05 deg
peri 271.0056793857933 3.9844e-05 deg
M 160.4648959597442 2.0517e-05 deg
tp 2458028.595060945218
(2017-Oct-02.09506095)
7.1845e-05 TDB
period 1283.058059697817
3.51
1.1427e-05
3.129e-08
d
yr
n .2805796645592067 2.4989e-09 deg/d
Q 2.643830581088853 1.5698e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      459  
   data-arc span      7207 days (19.73 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-05-13  
   last obs. used      2019-02-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .62111  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 08:37:35  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .984858 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.70289 au 
 T_jup = 3.559 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.2   n/a MPO417543  

106537 McCarthy           Discovered 2000 Nov. 23 by J. Medkeff at Junk Bond Observatory.
Robynn McCarthy (a.k.a. "Swoopy") produces and co-hosts Skepticality, a podcast talk show that promotes science and skeptical thinking. Her sense of humor and accurate reporting have inspired and informed thousands of listeners.
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Reference: 20060413/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2006-04-17

Alternate Designations
 2000 WB63 = 1999 KY2 
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