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14324 (1979 MK6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014324
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 23 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08813135356422586 3.8657e-08  
a 2.695169599914381 1.2351e-08 au
q 2.457640654988773 1.0714e-07 au
i 2.694801628111602 4.4583e-06 deg
node 162.6793491101219 7.546e-05 deg
peri 227.8820391486603 7.9129e-05 deg
M 275.3412026169214 2.2854e-05 deg
tp 2458980.555629672977
(2020-May-11.05562967)
0.000103 TDB
period 1616.134777619922
4.42
1.1109e-05
3.041e-08
d
yr
n .2227536991253731 1.5312e-09 deg/d
Q 2.932698544839988 1.3439e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1635  
   data-arc span      14767 days (40.43 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-06-23  
   last obs. used      2019-11-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51536  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-03 23:06:35  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.463 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.4466 au 
 T_jup = 3.363 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.2   n/a MPO358770  
diameter diameter 3.961 km 0.782 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.283   0.167 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

14324 (1979 MK6)          Discovered 1979-Jun-25 by Helin, E. F., Bus, S. J. at Siding Spring
Reference: 20000418/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
2118-Apr-05 00:30 00:11 Vesta 0.0439275494914782 0.0439196932830049 0.0439354095028652 2.83010956338458 2.83010860629092 2494737.520930697 11.4855883724321 748.664268047412 29.6391995337938 -58.8784144985699 188277.353097436 T 23 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2019-Dec-03 23:06:47 2019-Dec-03 23:06

Alternate Designations
 1979 MK6 = 1980 WG5 
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