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118926 (2000 VT59)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2118926
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05665009380045041 4.4514e-08  
a 2.898231174181491 1.8881e-08 au
q 2.73404610630872 1.3553e-07 au
i 2.579855822297504 4.2342e-06 deg
node 49.1285212945066 0.00010325 deg
peri 78.95688163331428 0.0001126 deg
M 303.8694691382858 4.35e-05 deg
tp 2459481.492424154733
(2021-Sep-23.99242415)
0.00021821 TDB
period 1802.179155314238
4.93
1.7611e-05
4.822e-08
d
yr
n .1997581644080376 1.9521e-09 deg/d
Q 3.062416242054262 1.9951e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      494  
   data-arc span      10595 days (29.01 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-01-30  
   last obs. used      2021-02-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55831  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 16:59:31  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.75045 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.95534 au 
 T_jup = 3.284 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05381474710332089 4.4864e-08  
q 2.742367182390272 1.3612e-07 au
tp 2457681.778726782097
(2016-Oct-20.27872678)
0.00022811 TDB
node 49.15008758528514 0.00010315 deg
peri 79.58215441808238 0.00011348 deg
i 2.582502852649208 4.2334e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      494  
   data-arc span      10595 days (29.01 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-01-30  
   last obs. used      2021-02-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .55831  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 16:59:31  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 1.95534 au 
 T_jup = 3.284 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 2.012759652860055E-15 -6.058347483480023E-15 2.373265868255859E-12 -7.227490132986074E-15 5.554363026194643E-13 -1.129105184280004E-15
q -6.058347483480023E-15 1.852813894609443E-14 -6.547614102633553E-12 1.984348226966693E-14 -1.560009530217318E-12 3.641001030937487E-15
tp 2.373265868255859E-12 -6.547614102633553E-12 5.203547631348032E-8 -3.780571788744316E-11 1.081300540316901E-8 -2.638797508282931E-12
node -7.227490132986074E-15 1.984348226966693E-14 -3.780571788744316E-11 1.064063318698347E-8 -1.063713173890936E-8 -1.616879313265875E-11
peri 5.554363026194643E-13 -1.560009530217318E-12 1.081300540316901E-8 -1.063713173890936E-8 1.287720195941393E-8 1.557494560702858E-11
i -1.129105184280004E-15 3.641001030937487E-15 -2.638797508282931E-12 -1.616879313265875E-11 1.557494560702858E-11 1.79214794762404E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.81   n/a MPCxxxxx  

118926 (2000 VT59)          Discovered 2000-Nov-01 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20051116/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2005-11-21

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Alternate Designations
 2000 VT59 = 2002 AW124 
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