Skip Page Navigation
NASA JPL Caltech
NASA Logo - Jet Propulsion Laboratory + View the NASA Portal
+ Center for Near-Earth Object Studies
JPL Home Earth Solar System Stars & Galaxies Technology
JPL Solar System Dynamics
BODIES ORBITS EPHEMERIDES TOOLS PHYSICAL DATA DISCOVERY FAQ SITE MAP
JPL Small-Body Database Browser
Search: [ help ]  
120630 (1996 GL8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2120630
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]

[ show orbit diagram ]
Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05395460717505047 3.7321e-08  
a 3.075012246105966 2.2177e-08 au
q 2.909101168308849 1.2462e-07 au
i 8.019697854817233 4.1539e-06 deg
node 150.3964795354832 2.8381e-05 deg
peri 337.9158746579533 5.2026e-05 deg
M 259.5378310733901 4.5238e-05 deg
tp 2459750.127875489818
(2022-Jun-19.62787549)
0.00024971 TDB
period 1969.557668229127
5.39
2.1306e-05
5.833e-08
d
yr
n .1827821575408269 1.9773e-09 deg/d
Q 3.240923323903083 2.3373e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      800  
   data-arc span      9039 days (24.75 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-04-13  
   last obs. used      2021-01-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53733  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Feb-24 09:25:32  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.92519 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.77613 au 
 T_jup = 3.212 
[ show covariance matrix ]

Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]

Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.7   n/a MPO439779  

120630 (1996 GL8)          Discovered 1996-Apr-13 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20060314/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2006-03-23

[ show close-approach data ]
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]
ABOUT SSD CREDITS/AWARDS PRIVACY/COPYRIGHT GLOSSARY LINKS
FirstGov 2021-Mar-02 20:51 UT
(server date/time)  
NASA Home Page
Site Manager:   Ryan S. Park
Webmaster  Alan B. Chamberlin