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117959 (6763 P-L)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2117959
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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 .1885026738658285 8.1144e-08  
a 2.288780412974236 7.3999e-09 au
q 1.857339185236857 1.8231e-07 au
i 6.959042271426245 7.3815e-06 deg
node 179.64065287 3.4357e-05 deg
peri 200.5211810833756 3.7216e-05 deg
M 317.4497446122946 1.0854e-05 deg
tp 2458749.987297112368
(2019-Sep-23.48729711)
3.8075e-05 TDB
period 1264.749799269176
3.46
6.1336e-06
1.679e-08
d
yr
n .2846412786212915 1.3804e-09 deg/d
Q 2.720221640711615 8.7948e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      640  
   data-arc span      21609 days (59.16 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-26  
   last obs. used      2019-11-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49677  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-04 11:03:40  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .860284 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.7379 au 
 T_jup = 3.566 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.3   n/a MPO257548  

117959 (6763 P-L)          Discovered 1960-Sep-26 by van Houten, C. J., van Houten-Groeneveld, I., Gehrels, T. at Palomar
Reference: 20051019/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2005-10-26

Alternate Designations
 6763 P-L = 1998 RG18 
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