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117959 (6763 P-L)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2117959
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1886842479221301 7.9642e-08  
a 2.289140713626586 7.2778e-09 au
q 1.857215919688025 1.7882e-07 au
i 6.958788748280806 6.2005e-06 deg
node 179.6345868854014 3.4295e-05 deg
peri 200.5468961324551 3.7073e-05 deg
M 71.27362911019712 1.0386e-05 deg
tp 2458750.042792952957
(2019-Sep-23.54279295)
3.66e-05 TDB
period 1265.048457088255
3.46
6.0329e-06
1.652e-08
d
yr
n .2845740793428633 1.3571e-09 deg/d
Q 2.721065507565147 8.651e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      700  
   data-arc span      21672 days (59.33 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-26  
   last obs. used      2020-01-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48634  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-24 05:52:28  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .860949 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.74002 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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