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(2018 VG6)
Classification: Apollo [NEO]          SPK-ID: 3836156
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 4 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3785253858905126 0.00039359  
a 1.636242303318305 0.0010737 au
q 1.016883054044363 2.325e-05 au
i 2.244750978699615 0.0018369 deg
node 33.62103147191018 0.0023795 deg
peri .2147480022950558 0.0017433 deg
M 84.21360313317408 0.08227 deg
tp 2458421.666201815090
(2018-Oct-30.16620182)
0.001425 TDB
period 764.4865550374058
2.09
0.75247
0.00206
d
yr
n .4709042920740254 0.0004635 deg/d
Q 2.255601552592248 0.0014801 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      27  
   data-arc span      8 days  
   first obs. used      2018-11-07  
   last obs. used      2018-11-15  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      7  
   norm. resid. RMS      .41922  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2018-Nov-19 06:41:40  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0226841 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 3.18103 au 
 T_jup = 4.217 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 26.5   .43659 E2018W27 autocmod 2.6q

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