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183358 (2002 VM131)
Classification: Jupiter Trojan          SPK-ID: 2183358
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 33 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09243980734155503 1.1949e-07  
a 5.205471652840397 1.9119e-07 au
q 4.724278856129905 5.8516e-07 au
i 12.00220577366179 7.9999e-06 deg
node 73.63870097460959 3.1181e-05 deg
peri 300.5400442307964 5.442e-05 deg
M 176.4699442684024 4.9466e-05 deg
tp 2456474.042029241292
(2013-Jun-30.54202924)
0.000533 TDB
period 4337.990090305734
11.88
0.000239
6.543e-07
d
yr
n .08298774144378643 4.5721e-09 deg/d
Q 5.686664449550889 2.0887e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      308  
   data-arc span      15182 days (41.57 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-11  
   last obs. used      2019-05-06  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .62216  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 07:50:53  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 3.74519 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .102862 au 
 T_jup = 2.948 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.1   n/a MPO436906  

183358 (2002 VM131)          Discovered 2002-Nov-13 by Hoenig, S. F. at Palomar
Reference: 20080420/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2008-04-23

Alternate Designations
 2002 VM131 = 5236 T-3 
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