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(2018 VX6)
Classification: Apollo [NEO]          SPK-ID: 3836174
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 18 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .5486401561697116 6.0056e-06  
a 1.957239081395037 2.3329e-05 au
q .8834191261170009 1.2264e-06 au
i 3.532233685971619 4.0886e-05 deg
node 215.4480010513308 0.00010155 deg
peri 268.6727916444627 0.00010997 deg
M 323.3627355949758 0.0058295 deg
tp 2459498.285234922582
(2021-Oct-10.78523492)
0.018015 TDB
period 1000.14794137044
2.74
0.017882
4.896e-05
d
yr
n .3599467489846698 6.4356e-06 deg/d
Q 3.031059036673073 3.6129e-05 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      90  
   data-arc span      145 days  
   first obs. used      2018-11-09  
   last obs. used      2019-04-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      4  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48978  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-15 20:48:04  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0416351 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.08403 au 
 T_jup = 3.682 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 23.4   .37115 MPO562913 autocmod 2.6q

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