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1851 Lacroute (1950 VA)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001851
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1920925144815747 3.5999e-08  
a 3.104859093806063 1.3926e-08 au
q 2.508438903365873 1.1227e-07 au
i 1.664793610398728 4.0674e-06 deg
node 24.74344840962257 0.00012021 deg
peri 342.815307971399 0.00012057 deg
M 266.5410045880443 1.1317e-05 deg
tp 2459519.276002120251
(2021-Oct-31.77600212)
6.4711e-05 TDB
period 1998.302677447775
5.47
1.3444e-05
3.681e-08
d
yr
n .1801528887804879 1.212e-09 deg/d
Q 3.701279284246254 1.6601e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2204  
   data-arc span      25285 days (69.23 yr)  
   first obs. used      1950-11-09  
   last obs. used      2020-01-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4999  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 16:06:23  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.50745 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.76092 au 
 T_jup = 3.191 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.7   n/a MPO473789  
diameter diameter 17.024 km 0.077 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.049   0.011 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

1851 Lacroute (1950 VA)          Discovered 1950-Nov-09 by Boyer, L. at Algiers
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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