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17308 (6079 P-L)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2017308
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1822408395387969 1.7507e-08  
a 3.18735199293491 1.8477e-08 au
q 2.606486289836794 5.9844e-08 au
i 21.17239799236673 5.7148e-07 deg
node .04434609110474865 3.9324e-06 deg
peri 91.65605187665663 6.471e-06 deg
M 176.098288174794 7.6499e-06 deg
tp 2458379.792327206607
(2018-Sep-18.29232721)
4.1041e-05 TDB
period 2078.468598413164
5.69
1.8073e-05
4.948e-08
d
yr
n .1732044449816789 1.5061e-09 deg/d
Q 3.768217696033025 2.1844e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1836  
   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      .42108  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-08 17:50:10  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.72644 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.73099 au 
 T_jup = 3.068 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457109.5 (2015-Mar-28.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1838866422258801 1.7508e-08  
q 2.600732259301983 5.999e-08 au
tp 2456302.926220697178
(2013-Jan-10.42622070)
4.0139e-05 TDB
node .07164767355005926 3.9339e-06 deg
peri 91.94604394274252 6.4403e-06 deg
i 21.17330680233069 5.7155e-07 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1836  
   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      .42108  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-08 17:50:10  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 1.73099 au 
 T_jup = 3.068 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 3.06533223267449E-16 -1.016544674083492E-15 3.859854829966557E-14 -1.452083657990011E-15 -5.050200800763913E-15 -1.370568423290667E-15
q -1.016544674083492E-15 3.598844568490869E-15 -2.423196178788386E-13 4.897247720443305E-15 1.739517322543048E-14 4.238610805833454E-15
tp 3.859854829966557E-14 -2.423196178788386E-13 1.611107686881404E-9 -1.441948170736718E-11 2.091039798314835E-10 -1.899814307909649E-12
node -1.452083657990011E-15 4.897247720443305E-15 -1.441948170736718E-11 1.54757271767177E-11 -1.58035799252812E-11 1.455703920616698E-12
peri -5.050200800763913E-15 1.739517322543048E-14 2.091039798314835E-10 -1.58035799252812E-11 4.147797055567271E-11 -1.597334813257185E-12
i -1.370568423290667E-15 4.238610805833454E-15 -1.899814307909649E-12 1.455703920616698E-12 -1.597334813257185E-12 3.26674463042556E-13

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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 1.97193035056832 1.97192821357131 1.97193248768616 4.91577738087422 4.8276068311739 2415914.195053400 3.18791519217258 786.34601705142 8.1299414700182 -81.6278237404321 14371102.1281766 T 32 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 17:51:34 2021-Jul-08 17:51
2034-Aug-21 02:15 < 00:01 Jupiter 1.89746603674401 1.89746572069257 1.89746635280062 6.4748722014499 6.40555826565583 2464195.593641416 0.45372990832236 161.152372822812 3.20513000097754 -84.5450832159549 24183741.1357493 T 32 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 17:51:34 2021-Jul-08 17:51
2045-Oct-27 17:59 < 00:01 Jupiter 1.72730001745445 1.72729985411591 1.72730018079318 6.09706231983749 6.01609686755077 2468281.249014485 0.713972652337182 61.3840465631587 7.22510278268292 -86.8898760690812 20776814.0140978 T 32 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 17:51:34 2021-Jul-08 17:51
2057-Jan-19 04:09 00:01 Jupiter 1.80786221456725 1.80786151692834 1.80786291220709 5.56431812245291 5.47947013429327 2472382.672953640 1.1031762206695 77.9579068245172 13.9129576580915 -64.5039838005819 18490343.0952224 T 32 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 17:51:34 2021-Jul-08 17:51
2200-May-16 10:23 00:05 Jupiter 1.75131236248001 1.75130977906102 1.7513149459869 6.21648120655409 6.13818688732 2524728.932797198 4.683761347385 636.905260313382 6.85652378016294 -78.4694660055165 22293878.1397617 T 32 CATAB v2.0g-lin.ifort 2021-Jul-08 17:51:34 2021-Jul-08 17:51

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