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11762 Vogel (6044 P-L)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2011762
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .02755254363486503 3.0145e-08  
a 2.90394250758784 1.2574e-08 au
q 2.823931504934386 8.7275e-08 au
i 1.2918400969316 3.8678e-06 deg
node 316.7135970473697 0.00013638 deg
peri 304.5687593739367 0.00015369 deg
M 36.07861345078915 7.0605e-05 deg
tp 2458419.354401618864
(2018-Oct-27.85440162)
0.00035474 TDB
period 1807.508914004087
4.95
1.174e-05
3.214e-08
d
yr
n .1991691422436803 1.2936e-09 deg/d
Q 2.983953510241292 1.292e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2551  
   data-arc span      21622 days (59.20 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-24  
   last obs. used      2019-12-06  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47623  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-13 23:19:11  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.80817 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.01966 au 
 T_jup = 3.285 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.3   n/a MPO502259  
diameter diameter 5.886 km 0.790 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 6.218 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.293   0.101 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

11762 Vogel           Discovered 1960 Sept. 24 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld on Palomar Schmidt plates taken by T. Gehrels.
Hermann Carl Vogel (1841-1907) was a German astronomer and spectroscopist. He invented an early scheme to classify stellar spectra and confirmed the sun's rotation. He directed the Potsdam Astrophysical Observatory from 1882 to 1907.
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Reference: 20070926/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-09-30

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Alternate Designations
 6044 P-L = 1998 GB1 
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