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117938 (6101 P-L)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2117938
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1655857146844259 5.7844e-08  
a 2.772463723795342 2.0291e-08 au
q 2.313383336654045 1.666e-07 au
i 3.954293643674344 4.8006e-06 deg
node 214.9721869459922 7.7802e-05 deg
peri 143.4259872229264 7.9176e-05 deg
M 254.1421528938 1.6912e-05 deg
tp 2459096.312865595622
(2020-Sep-03.81286560)
8.2365e-05 TDB
period 1686.15399324487
4.62
1.851e-05
5.068e-08
d
yr
n .2135036310101241 2.3438e-09 deg/d
Q 3.231544110936639 2.365e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      354  
   data-arc span      21387 days (58.55 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-24  
   last obs. used      2019-04-15  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5596  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 07:14:55  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.31042 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.2316 au 
 T_jup = 3.313 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.6   n/a MPO436566  

117938 (6101 P-L)          Discovered 1960-Sep-24 by van Houten, C. J., van Houten-Groeneveld, I., Gehrels, T. at Palomar
Reference: 20051019/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2005-10-26

Alternate Designations
 6101 P-L = 2000 GV32 
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