Skip Page Navigation
NASA JPL Caltech
NASA Logo - Jet Propulsion Laboratory + View the NASA Portal
+ Center for Near-Earth Object Studies
JPL Home Earth Solar System Stars & Galaxies Technology
JPL Solar System Dynamics
BODIES ORBITS EPHEMERIDES TOOLS PHYSICAL DATA DISCOVERY FAQ SITE MAP
IMPORTANT: The SSD Announcement email list is now available. Major changes are coming in the near future, including possible hostname and/or URL changes. To be notified of such changes, subscribe to this email list.

Please visit this page for more details.


JPL Small-Body Database Browser
Search: [ help ]  
11063 Poynting (1991 VC6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011063
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]

[ show orbit diagram ]
Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 34 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2515123833844032 3.4114e-08  
a 2.659456388294027 1.225e-08 au
q 1.990570173567319 9.281e-08 au
i 8.607161753305256 3.8863e-06 deg
node 101.7899790839746 2.4665e-05 deg
peri 204.9644024373608 2.5802e-05 deg
M 287.8209305892374 1.0079e-05 deg
tp 2459318.111715729851
(2021-Apr-13.61171573)
4.5553e-05 TDB
period 1584.118756256745
4.34
1.0945e-05
2.997e-08
d
yr
n .2272556893718473 1.5701e-09 deg/d
Q 3.328342603020735 1.533e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2207  
   data-arc span      12321 days (33.73 yr)  
   first obs. used      1986-08-04  
   last obs. used      2020-04-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46726  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 03:28:53  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .979145 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.94361 au 
 T_jup = 3.325 
[ show covariance matrix ]

Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]

Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.0   n/a MPO384854  
diameter diameter 11.839 km 0.315 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 7.926 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Simpson, G.; Chong, E.; Gerhardt, M.; Gorsky, S.; et al. (2013) Minor Planet Bull. 146-151.]
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.073   0.015 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

11063 Poynting           Discovered 1991 Nov. 2 by E. W. Elst at the European Southern Observatory.
British physicist John Henry Poynting (1852-1914) introduced a theorem in 1884 in which he stated that the energy flow at a point can be expressed in terms of the electric and magnetic forces at that point. The so-called "Poynting vector" can be used to determine the radiated energy flow in the vicinity of an antenna.
NOTE: some special characters may not display properly (any characters within {} are an attempt to place the proper accent above a character)
Reference: 20000523/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

[ show close-approach data ]
Alternate Designations
 1991 VC6 = 1951 LK = 1986 PV = 1998 FK87 
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]
ABOUT SSD CREDITS/AWARDS PRIVACY/COPYRIGHT GLOSSARY LINKS
FirstGov 2020-Jun-07 03:33 UT
(server date/time)  
NASA Home Page
Site Manager:   Ryan S. Park
Webmaster  Alan B. Chamberlin