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15879 (1996 XH6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015879
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 25 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1089309450415799 4.4803e-08  
a 2.899540431247062 1.616e-08 au
q 2.58369075188505 1.3564e-07 au
i 3.208378555402523 4.2254e-06 deg
node 109.6303055073932 7.9124e-05 deg
peri 243.3680726136886 8.1842e-05 deg
M 341.7410663268383 2.2857e-05 deg
tp 2459091.967138057346
(2020-Aug-30.46713806)
0.00011476 TDB
period 1803.400477271295
4.94
1.5077e-05
4.128e-08
d
yr
n .1996228816267765 1.6689e-09 deg/d
Q 3.215390110609075 1.7921e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1463  
   data-arc span      17459 days (47.80 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-11-10  
   last obs. used      2019-08-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54986  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Sep-24 01:21:04  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.58021 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.19798 au 
 T_jup = 3.276 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.7   n/a MPO449066  
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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