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6608 Davidecrespi (1991 VC4)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006608
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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 .1936911196420852 3.9398e-08  
a 2.449911924953664 8.5508e-09 au
q 1.975385741184892 9.5827e-08 au
i 11.12995638371567 4.7613e-06 deg
node 221.9889340688167 1.839e-05 deg
peri 194.8656631056222 2.1666e-05 deg
M 139.4776121728044 1.0076e-05 deg
tp 2458457.842090692690
(2018-Dec-05.34209069)
3.9191e-05 TDB
period 1400.63229006671
3.83
7.3329e-06
2.008e-08
d
yr
n .2570267746596459 1.3456e-09 deg/d
Q 2.924438108722435 1.0207e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2082  
   data-arc span      24142 days (66.10 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-12-29  
   last obs. used      2020-02-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .45638  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 18:07:33  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .988773 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.44887 au 
 T_jup = 3.445 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.4   n/a MPO319167  
diameter diameter 5.565 km 0.047 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 20. h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 lower-limit; Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Pravec, P.; Wolf, M.; Sarounova, L. (2010) http://www.asu.cas.cz/~ppravec/neo.htm]
geometric albedo albedo 0.174   0.024 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

6608 Davidecrespi           Discovered 1991 Nov. 2 by E. F. Helin at Palomar.
Italian amateur astronomer Davide Crespi (b. 1970) is an assiduous observer of minor planets from Suno Observatory in Novara. The name was suggested by S. Foglia.
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Reference: 20080819/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2008-08-25

Alternate Designations
 1991 VC4 = 1980 XH 
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