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16099 (1999 VQ24)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2016099
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 37 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08283821150746899 4.1337e-08  
a 5.185801744081544 8.7454e-08 au
q 4.756219202369516 2.6308e-07 au
i 13.45510515554853 9.5771e-07 deg
node 96.37174844653121 1.3006e-05 deg
peri 277.742837520863 1.836e-05 deg
M 357.6477926495198 1.4589e-05 deg
tp 2459228.683530343050
(2021-Jan-14.18353034)
0.00017451 TDB
period 4313.425396543573
11.81
0.00010911
2.987e-07
d
yr
n .08346035155458459 2.1112e-09 deg/d
Q 5.615384285793573 9.4699e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2024  
   data-arc span      25277 days (69.20 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-11-28  
   last obs. used      2021-02-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .45372  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 01:20:03  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 3.78989 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .0154059 au 
 T_jup = 2.939 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.79   n/a MPCxxxxx  
diameter diameter 36.774 km 0.178 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[jupiter_trojans] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759...49G)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.075   0.016 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[jupiter_trojans] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759...49G)  

16099 (1999 VQ24)          Discovered 1999-Nov-15 by Kusnirak, P., Pravec, P. at Ondrejov
Reference: 20000726/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19
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