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18287 Verkin (1975 TU3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2018287
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 36 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .0502181912346142 1.9446e-08  
a 2.270192450798239 5.7397e-09 au
q 2.156187492164675 4.3979e-08 au
i 8.806807253146747 9.4963e-07 deg
node 44.71020413074203 1.5889e-06 deg
peri 11.87465913017177 1.6662e-05 deg
M 45.23294067928811 1.8273e-05 deg
tp 2459043.519842019548
(2020-Jul-13.01984202)
6.3435e-05 TDB
period 1249.373930243706
3.42
4.7381e-06
1.297e-08
d
yr
n .2881443187547362 1.0928e-09 deg/d
Q 2.384197409431803 6.0279e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2541  
   data-arc span      25397 days (69.53 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-09-08  
   last obs. used      2021-03-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42599  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-04 02:42:23  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.16683 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.76973 au 
 T_jup = 3.596 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.57   n/a MPCxxxxx  

18287 Verkin           Discovered 1975 Oct. 3 by L. I. Chernykh at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Boris Ieremievich Verkin (1919-1990), a Ukrainian Soviet physicist and creator of the scientific school of cryogenic physics and technology, was the founder and first director of the Institute for Low Temperature Physics and Engineering in Kharkiv.
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Reference: 20100330/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-04-05

Alternate Designations
 1975 TU3 = 1975 VK10 = 1982 VY = 1998 KY38 
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