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17308 (6079 P-L)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017308
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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 .1824569514774529 1.7508e-08  
a 3.186935059207046 1.8601e-08 au
q 2.605456603747513 5.9889e-08 au
i 21.17273707837331 5.7157e-07 deg
node .04909865558310501 3.9328e-06 deg
peri 91.69527974246823 6.4656e-06 deg
M 142.0773974445922 7.518e-06 deg
tp 2458380.373698345799
(2018-Sep-18.87369835)
4.098e-05 TDB
period 2078.060788737722
5.69
1.8193e-05
4.981e-08
d
yr
n .1732384355409906 1.5167e-09 deg/d
Q 3.76841351466658 2.1995e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1835  
   data-arc span      21842 days (59.80 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-09-24  
   last obs. used      2020-07-13  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .41871  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 02:00:55  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.72513 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.73137 au 
 T_jup = 3.068 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.98   n/a MPCxxxxx  
diameter diameter 11.693 km 0.156 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.107   0.024 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

17308 (6079 P-L)          Discovered 1960-Sep-24 by van Houten, C. J., van Houten-Groeneveld, I., Gehrels, T. at Palomar
Reference: 20000913/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
1902-Jun-13 16:41 00:03 Jupiter 1.97193033789172 1.97192820076986 1.97193247513453 4.91577759567652 4.82760704932733 2415914.195075871 3.1881009035742 786.389494270639 8.13002274174319 -81.6277949292205 14371052.2287616 T 31 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-13 02:02:12 2021-Apr-13 02:02
2034-Aug-21 02:15 < 00:01 Jupiter 1.89746603488148 1.89746571882325 1.89746635094478 6.47487221105556 6.40555827529703 2464195.593640232 0.453757269324625 161.156250658793 3.20515440547387 -84.5450920168101 24183568.621012 T 31 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-13 02:02:12 2021-Apr-13 02:02
2045-Oct-27 17:59 < 00:01 Jupiter 1.72730001807789 1.72729985473818 1.7273001814177 6.09706229335171 6.01609684073796 2468281.249007826 0.714017246345714 61.3851023817793 7.22525751345868 -86.8900958626216 20776811.5835245 T 31 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-13 02:02:12 2021-Apr-13 02:02
2057-Jan-19 04:09 00:01 Jupiter 1.80786222147161 1.80786152379385 1.8078629191503 5.56431804386169 5.47947005481164 2472382.672942298 1.10324443872107 77.9632553864708 13.9130059006098 -64.5041300697612 18490110.4535884 T 31 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-13 02:02:12 2021-Apr-13 02:02
2200-May-16 10:23 00:05 Jupiter 1.75131233373561 1.75130975017281 1.75131491738641 6.21648116609987 6.13818684505653 2524728.932760002 4.68404299486315 636.940235078452 6.85660788088151 -78.4694555793353 22293843.5178994 T 31 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-13 02:02:12 2021-Apr-13 02:02

Alternate Designations
 6079 P-L = 1977 RE8 = 1997 BA1 
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