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18287 Verkin (1975 TU3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2018287
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .04983373730627181 4.6548e-08  
a 2.270295975180317 8.116e-09 au
q 2.157158641945695 1.0891e-07 au
i 8.807978217196538 4.8902e-06 deg
node 44.7206673941607 2.3432e-05 deg
peri 11.5356918030516 4.897e-05 deg
M 232.6322982394959 4.4477e-05 deg
tp 2459042.557697561420
(2020-Jul-12.05769756)
0.00015534 TDB
period 1249.459391371853
3.42
6.6999e-06
1.834e-08
d
yr
n .28812461012017 1.545e-09 deg/d
Q 2.383433308414939 8.5204e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1916  
   data-arc span      24926 days (68.24 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-09-08  
   last obs. used      2019-12-06  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46709  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-14 00:26:57  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.16808 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.77204 au 
 T_jup = 3.596 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5   n/a MPO395178  

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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