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20044 Vitoux (1993 FV1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2020044
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 43 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1025423020574485 2.9818e-08  
a 2.571822962127381 9.0331e-09 au
q 2.308102315106633 7.9739e-08 au
i 12.86679768283434 2.8854e-06 deg
node 158.34246440 1.5078e-05 deg
peri 331.9061972165613 2.2494e-05 deg
M 305.6994845669398 1.7781e-05 deg
tp 2459427.727809805228
(2021-Aug-01.22780981)
7.469e-05 TDB
period 1506.468417058118
4.12
7.9368e-06
2.173e-08
d
yr
n .2389694970857869 1.259e-09 deg/d
Q 2.835543609148129 9.9593e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2286  
   data-arc span      25637 days (70.19 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-01-04  
   last obs. used      2021-03-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .41893  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 03:11:57  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.32858 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.19671 au 
 T_jup = 3.387 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.51   n/a MPCxxxxx  
diameter diameter 4.941 km 0.123 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.288   0.069 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

20044 Vitoux           Discovered 1993 Mar. 23 by E. W. Elst at Caussols.
Frédéric Vitoux (b. 1944), a French writer and journalist known for his novel Bébert, Le chat de Louis-Ferdinand Céline (1976).
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2014-03-16Last Updated: 2014-03-21

Alternate Designations
 1993 FV1 = 1978 RD11 
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