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233942 (2009 WH6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2233942
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09859294391717967 4.8035e-08  
a 3.0202500122702 3.5035e-08 au
q 2.722474672194583 1.5003e-07 au
i 7.655519979122261 5.012e-06 deg
node 210.0615269458947 3.4763e-05 deg
peri 281.6989894245232 4.4569e-05 deg
M 18.4226278583142 2.7163e-05 deg
tp 2459298.390322623905
(2021-Mar-24.89032262)
0.00014412 TDB
period 1917.179466850832
5.25
3.3359e-05
9.133e-08
d
yr
n .1877758479185768 3.2673e-09 deg/d
Q 3.318025352345817 3.8489e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      362  
   data-arc span      6390 days (17.49 yr)  
   first obs. used      2003-09-20  
   last obs. used      2021-03-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51383  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-04 10:57:21  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.7504 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.78048 au 
 T_jup = 3.226 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457733.5 (2016-Dec-11.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09840477620754656 4.8584e-08  
q 2.72384395011917 1.5245e-07 au
tp 2457388.159184716039
(2015-Dec-31.65918472)
0.00013673 TDB
node 210.0745065326403 3.4752e-05 deg
peri 282.8513976154155 4.4392e-05 deg
i 7.655511946837609 5.0131e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      362  
   data-arc span      6390 days (17.49 yr)  
   first obs. used      2003-09-20  
   last obs. used      2021-03-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51383  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-04 10:57:21  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 1.78048 au 
 T_jup = 3.226 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 2.360437254151356E-15 -7.246581317668126E-15 2.029863788691479E-12 -1.407838398483397E-14 4.877231331990374E-13 -4.499929109889068E-15
q -7.246581317668126E-15 2.3239747654817E-14 -5.871022334587551E-12 3.913582687026268E-14 -1.390579383697552E-12 1.520086711724015E-14
tp 2.029863788691479E-12 -5.871022334587551E-12 1.869379179701691E-8 -4.073997837604447E-11 3.793140702914756E-9 -3.765055534152502E-12
node -1.407838398483397E-14 3.913582687026268E-14 -4.073997837604447E-11 1.207669494286055E-9 -1.205058826787131E-9 -1.901059803687013E-11
peri 4.877231331990374E-13 -1.390579383697552E-12 3.793140702914756E-9 -1.205058826787131E-9 1.970618215785901E-9 1.80448552888496E-11
i -4.499929109889068E-15 1.520086711724015E-14 -3.765055534152502E-12 -1.901059803687013E-11 1.80448552888496E-11 2.513117485710172E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.87   n/a MPCxxxxx  

233942 (2009 WH6)          Discovered 2009-Nov-18 by Lowe, A. at Mayhill
Reference: 20100228/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2010-03-03

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Alternate Designations
 2009 WH6 = 2008 RC51 
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