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16099 (1999 VQ24)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2016099
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08273979535317059 5.3741e-08  
a 5.185531276741226 9.5548e-08 au
q 4.756481480106191 3.3198e-07 au
i 13.4550792741974 3.8231e-06 deg
node 96.37058738248138 2.2654e-05 deg
peri 277.5652772956535 3.636e-05 deg
M 341.1040746629198 2.6281e-05 deg
tp 2459226.888299579661
(2021-Jan-12.38829958)
0.00031209 TDB
period 4313.08794858264
11.81
0.00011921
3.264e-07
d
yr
n .08346688133690912 2.3069e-09 deg/d
Q 5.61458107337626 1.0345e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1826  
   data-arc span      25169 days (68.91 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-11-28  
   last obs. used      2020-10-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .466  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-13 02:29:22  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 3.79149 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .0165965 au 
 T_jup = 2.939 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 10.7   n/a MPO337395  
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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