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15879 (1996 XH6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015879
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 31 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1086763010180178 3.9611e-08  
a 2.898713464154941 1.1842e-08 au
q 2.583692007159458 1.1632e-07 au
i 3.208380561113066 2.9569e-06 deg
node 109.6308744374126 7.0468e-05 deg
peri 243.4362102805278 7.2531e-05 deg
M 21.61994401852841 1.5652e-05 deg
tp 2459092.242393022493
(2020-Aug-30.74239302)
7.8563e-05 TDB
period 1802.629020616458
4.94
1.1046e-05
3.024e-08
d
yr
n .1997083126271252 1.2238e-09 deg/d
Q 3.213734921150425 1.3129e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1989  
   data-arc span      18015 days (49.32 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-11-10  
   last obs. used      2021-03-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50075  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 01:11:55  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.5785 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.19978 au 
 T_jup = 3.277 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.73   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 4.343 km 0.129 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.258   0.043 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

15879 (1996 XH6)          Discovered 1996-Dec-03 by Shimizu, Y., Urata, T. at Nachi-Katsuura
Reference: 20000726/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1996 XH6 = 1971 VM 
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