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173922 (2001 VC59)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2173922
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1888624854216644 5.7121e-08  
a 3.168851626014275 2.6815e-08 au
q 2.570374431992736 1.8188e-07 au
i 4.468950442074279 6.7285e-06 deg
node 354.620558533336 7.6038e-05 deg
peri 7.004400718144238 7.7525e-05 deg
M 62.65755493272898 1.5629e-05 deg
tp 2458241.890139528574
(2018-May-03.39013953)
8.7917e-05 TDB
period 2060.398780455424
5.64
2.6153e-05
7.16e-08
d
yr
n .1747234581067005 2.2178e-09 deg/d
Q 3.767328820035814 3.1879e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      333  
   data-arc span      6568 days (17.98 yr)  
   first obs. used      2001-10-14  
   last obs. used      2019-10-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .59928  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 19:48:39  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.56675 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.68727 au 
 T_jup = 3.170 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.5   n/a MPO459807  

173922 (2001 VC59)          Discovered 2001-Nov-10 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20080122/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2008-01-28

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