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5801 Vasarely (1984 BK)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005801
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1019214157923995 3.7145e-08  
a 2.371690593433943 8.3986e-09 au
q 2.129964530329639 8.8803e-08 au
i 4.245372938033227 3.9774e-06 deg
node 304.2817781608217 5.4692e-05 deg
peri 82.04269319719135 5.814e-05 deg
M 317.5005704880549 1.9064e-05 deg
tp 2458757.994746995230
(2019-Oct-01.49474700)
7.0641e-05 TDB
period 1334.091058854025
3.65
7.0864e-06
1.94e-08
d
yr
n .2698466477312558 1.4334e-09 deg/d
Q 2.613416656538246 9.2546e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2040  
   data-arc span      24182 days (66.21 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-08-16  
   last obs. used      2019-10-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4635  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 02:49:14  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.13811 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.78505 au 
 T_jup = 3.533 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.6   n/a MPO439119  
diameter diameter 12.510 km 0.119 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.052   0.008 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

5801 Vasarely           Discovered 1984 Jan. 26 by A. Mrkos at Klet.
Victor Vasarely (1908-1997), painter, sculptor, and graphic artist of Hungarian birth, is considered the founder of the Op Art movement. The name was suggested by J. Ticha.
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Reference: 20001111/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

Alternate Designations
 1984 BK = 1973 AF2 = 1979 VE2 = 1986 RS10 = 1986 VV8 
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