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14324 (1979 MK6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014324
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08843041599162341 3.489e-08  
a 2.695289739887896 1.1037e-08 au
q 2.456944146971655 9.5302e-08 au
i 2.695011866459571 4.0824e-06 deg
node 162.6688283950441 7.3977e-05 deg
peri 228.1752695952638 7.7611e-05 deg
M 48.75913282463355 2.2169e-05 deg
tp 2458981.592779668216
(2020-May-12.09277967)
9.9425e-05 TDB
period 1616.242840143956
4.43
9.9274e-06
2.718e-08
d
yr
n .2227388057403152 1.3681e-09 deg/d
Q 2.933635332804136 1.2013e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1880  
   data-arc span      15244 days (41.74 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-06-23  
   last obs. used      2021-03-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4946  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-04 01:44:35  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.46188 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.4443 au 
 T_jup = 3.363 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456779.5 (2014-May-02.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .0897100205699282 3.5356e-08  
q 2.45330937257209 9.6764e-08 au
tp 2457357.598415592889
(2015-Dec-01.09841559)
9.6331e-05 TDB
node 162.7876858446534 7.3905e-05 deg
peri 226.4781248722448 7.7366e-05 deg
i 2.695734613353772 4.087e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1880  
   data-arc span      15244 days (41.74 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-06-23  
   last obs. used      2021-03-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4946  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-04 01:44:35  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.4443 au 
 T_jup = 3.363 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 1.250071878469967E-15 -3.402768814554847E-15 -7.886800112621911E-13 5.399700644175832E-15 -1.944923461888399E-13 -6.834515650900832E-16
q -3.402768814554847E-15 9.363265596502003E-15 2.135864174638436E-12 -1.513425841438492E-14 5.189939140664604E-13 1.943561119218441E-15
tp -7.886800112621911E-13 2.135864174638436E-12 9.279747642095929E-9 -1.541299277731189E-11 2.214655601973324E-9 -1.648465505758096E-13
node 5.399700644175832E-15 -1.513425841438492E-14 -1.541299277731189E-11 5.461969728965965E-9 -5.459165617226385E-9 4.110318700005294E-11
peri -1.944923461888399E-13 5.189939140664604E-13 2.214655601973324E-9 -5.459165617226385E-9 5.985493774649643E-9 -4.11068744915207E-11
i -6.834515650900832E-16 1.943561119218441E-15 -1.648465505758096E-13 4.110318700005294E-11 -4.11068744915207E-11 1.670368593708469E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.20   n/a MPCxxxxx  
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

Alternate Designations
 1979 MK6 = 1980 WG5 
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