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10606 Crocco (1996 VD1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2010606
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1005616147186579 3.7212e-08  
a 3.146734195446804 2.0919e-08 au
q 2.830293523662256 1.1587e-07 au
i 17.64926362793888 5.5459e-06 deg
node 40.97596172215664 1.3993e-05 deg
peri 263.153040785795 3.3376e-05 deg
M 206.1641163170823 3.2189e-05 deg
tp 2460071.751755415114
(2023-May-07.25175541)
0.00018427 TDB
period 2038.865214282053
5.58
2.0331e-05
5.566e-08
d
yr
n .1765688077260993 1.7607e-09 deg/d
Q 3.463174867231351 2.3023e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1409  
   data-arc span      13350 days (36.55 yr)  
   first obs. used      1984-08-21  
   last obs. used      2021-03-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48646  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-12 22:13:23  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.88329 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.81467 au 
 T_jup = 3.128 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.38   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 10.071 km 0.381 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 7.74084 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Pal, A.; Szakats, R.; Kiss, C.; Bodi, A.; et al. (2019) Ap. J. Supl. Ser. 247, id.26.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.091   0.012 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

10606 Crocco           Discovered 1996 Nov. 3 by V. Giuliani and F. Manca at Sormano.
Gaetano Arturo Crocco (1877-1968), Italian pioneer in aeronautics and space science, designed revolutionary airships and patented a cyclic pitch design for helicopter rotors. A professor of aeronautics in Rome, he founded the Italian Rocket Society.
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Reference: 20020328/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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Alternate Designations
 1996 VD1 = 1988 FC1 
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