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(2018 VZ6)
Classification: Apollo [NEO]          SPK-ID: 3836177
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 2 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3238613778414271 0.00043256  
a 1.034590046429867 0.00024309 au
q .6995262884920639 0.0002833 au
i 9.229835092688587 0.014341 deg
node 221.8282015274544 0.00066842 deg
peri 290.5430022829772 0.0033131 deg
M 104.2811253400709 0.13366 deg
tp 2458889.159266251839
(2020-Feb-09.65926625)
0.10347 TDB
period 384.371227474046
1.05
0.13547
0.0003709
d
yr
n .9365945582498325 0.00033009 deg/d
Q 1.369653804367669 0.00032182 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      26  
   data-arc span      2 days  
   first obs. used      2018-11-09  
   last obs. used      2018-11-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      7  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47048  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2018-Nov-12 07:30:39  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0229328 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 3.64627 au 
 T_jup = 5.862 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 25.9   .61102 E2018-VG6 autocmod 2.6q

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
1956-Oct-29 10:54 7_19:40 Earth 0.325621546299906 0.152842304693026 0.499701552880983 19.926375757713 19.9259651043518 2435775.954134427 11260.439278935 8708974.32662308 821.481747586474 5.73818958567583 5110.38480420496 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1957-Nov-11 08:48 2_15:08 Earth 0.021545971219192 0.0215305957966845 0.0975927736548087 10.6000036647844 10.5883307461492 2436153.866812204 3787.54811172311 4718024.58775629 359.334036672006 88.4306677885864 6786.14996203807 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1959-Sep-07 03:41 6_08:35 Earth 0.390981542462723 0.382601298507101 0.399366729790137 8.72323966088068 8.72245839700243 2436818.653477883 9155.48929675503 423723.197031818 5073.62897311258 9.43642262920015 1532.96330041104 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1960-Mar-09 10:23 9_05:31 Earth 0.306183981457982 0.300312173217433 0.313521545036031 10.9938772815887 10.9930857019018 2437002.932488122 13290.7052382008 1107221.98257618 2785.29921298863 72.6540151180286 9881.89687225148 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1960-Aug-02 03:25 5_20:30 Earth 0.380414764203015 0.368971009852018 0.391869440010094 7.98770948308537 7.98683256995793 2437148.642078692 8429.64438664106 579904.892612583 5040.59799590779 10.1600750059449 1237.43499416803 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1961-Apr-15 17:19 2_01:33 Venus 0.100654672100096 0.0881215907230445 0.13052644265102 12.4364939532474 12.4347590816502 2437405.221747029 2972.81157956081 2375931.79941047 1174.31584586915 61.1038000984877 18927.5076301869 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1961-May-09 12:46 9_06:43 Earth 0.176781344469044 0.155004540033642 0.203723462069831 7.83957635082299 7.83765353984485 2437429.031942594 13363.2860785069 1939914.79670156 2625.43348639563 50.5593494489671 4711.05190974616 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1962-Jun-11 08:31 1_18:18 Earth 0.176225574763131 0.157876045227801 0.195110809318748 14.6759896398298 14.6749593693202 2437826.854883768 2538.1569019185 1047292.98529153 2667.77476289886 -27.4083988758042 3827.88459493075 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1963-Jun-27 15:16 21:08 Earth 0.473110888166116 0.46804587349399 0.47817937466465 23.7595665125335 23.7593294772116 2438208.136082045 1268.19809674806 260616.276834202 1458.05956318667 -14.1981523029301 9896.40426930907 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1968-Aug-30 00:32 14:58 Venus 0.116278791138745 0.0765266284843675 0.174561754232679 8.35282173441117 8.35058562339843 2440098.522419782 897.530850369425 3398253.99927477 1556.41322749713 -39.0343549437165 29133.6007578617 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1975-Nov-10 10:41 5_21:42 Venus 0.141652895391936 0.128479996982227 0.294679715778682 12.040795122256 12.0395218792903 2442726.945476091 8501.73676405203 10252094.0005419 1302.08191648235 65.1264556911411 8594.26820947889 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1976-Oct-26 19:31 8_12:31 Earth 0.387741676635639 0.196763997277777 0.579572904342299 21.774306330692 21.7739907367256 2443078.313180052 12270.7394712647 9587604.5684708 923.787878985018 4.73225992292508 4526.87664204089 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1977-Nov-09 06:45 7_15:41 Earth 0.0703779032391297 0.0223293884145859 0.28284902332024 12.4109146024048 12.4078637188734 2443456.781425029 11021.162607083 10732538.5144231 490.805995470052 18.5210990388788 5496.64409336764 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1993-Nov-22 18:19 5_23:53 Venus 0.0978570222058341 0.0851492184953959 0.248703031571608 12.280496680993 12.2786895361067 2449314.263415236 8632.55544545777 9249183.12374759 955.877535782132 60.5043643292338 23988.3363632879 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1997-Nov-04 01:56 5_15:09 Earth 0.206050050799583 0.0711598103732028 0.34328080503728 16.3656302435165 16.3648400792595 2450756.580629183 8109.27373390616 6872840.1282633 709.31879758833 6.89913676949268 4403.75349111999 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
1998-Nov-12 11:38 5_08:42 Earth 0.12001361525986 0.0460156175222199 0.25280499806432 7.72101022224741 7.71813422408999 2451129.984388398 7721.57092985218 6869348.01872921 31.4913686584121 -22.5478904288993 13547.9540993587 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2001-Jan-31 10:20 2_10:05 Venus 0.141866389191578 0.127209588995564 0.222842367707257 8.11315712838932 8.1112702233297 2451940.930735109 3484.61359865978 5993198.77597308 483.242502594627 -63.7229796422854 6558.92626632321 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2001-Apr-07 23:17 03:43 Venus 0.13056790257118 0.0540448685650004 0.238927200539787 7.90438251669279 7.90227814532742 2452007.470476212 223.125112549493 5676429.04620662 1972.40564354932 -24.3284305823221 10674.1597962947 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2003-Jun-18 01:23 5_01:02 Earth 0.283396919811546 0.193724931873619 0.377718740788155 17.9768931127518 17.9763701040527 2452808.557880000 7261.93591794429 4933105.33944638 1947.10624606165 -20.3562908583341 6417.73597650406 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2017-Oct-30 14:01 07:19 Earth 0.311767420052524 0.304997886609579 0.318537766188191 19.4874162661927 19.4869777029267 2458057.083798735 439.342825920473 338521.406188653 841.955909918972 4.27150193455713 3501.63686304132 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2018-Nov-12 01:55 < 00:01 Earth 0.0242785463553853 0.0241742310074283 0.0243828598420771 10.3277837125297 10.3171519286772 2458434.580136854 0.725944146441596 5190.91509577277 38.5730136182259 0.242634280344719 452.642396561511 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2019-Oct-13 05:17 16:18 Earth 0.288934151288478 0.28446107176634 0.293410807056156 7.76762699530734 7.76643970120775 2458769.720210485 977.525303911887 228830.16392513 2709.82535506084 -12.8395897221994 2814.06502143507 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2020-Jan-18 05:29 1_04:37 Earth 0.288894244266416 0.286088265994527 0.291711213405399 9.07932219423884 9.07830630973276 2458866.728661511 1716.67367789779 165997.548259787 2984.11697735231 -32.4104421876265 4694.70262798143 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2020-Sep-05 09:10 23:57 Earth 0.392937491518908 0.389272608048697 0.396602669412177 8.72833993737352 8.72756301690161 2459097.882004884 1436.95740188633 183546.26661526 4968.92092994139 5.35782237646074 876.931627452559 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2021-Mar-12 05:20 1_21:48 Earth 0.303770852296153 0.302636785781235 0.304960881515411 10.9433411380153 10.9425395850507 2459285.722295654 2747.52545921897 213886.58136255 2982.01356729558 74.2997039288002 9083.32279410573 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2021-Jul-31 23:48 1_19:16 Earth 0.377306922467047 0.376282813131555 0.378331030973402 7.92872055352338 7.92782983831628 2459427.491571812 2596.13806918184 51060.693044369 4389.14922552674 1.5668079141548 463.873759439167 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2022-May-13 19:54 3_21:02 Earth 0.164969665891152 0.153022766753328 0.178024721249695 7.84120077137626 7.83914069775298 2459713.329249461 5582.04535668316 918731.411798615 2400.08886105218 47.0914916628743 4659.18009422443 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2023-Jun-12 20:24 1_06:17 Earth 0.191501558885581 0.170510501996352 0.213168017861938 15.1293265247508 15.1284068513049 2460108.349963341 1817.14468813149 1205456.08228952 2327.27851411145 -27.8941448983051 4748.23044600968 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2024-Jun-27 23:14 1_09:43 Earth 0.488506927512595 0.459903217785627 0.517200435677257 24.2001465589858 24.19992117365 2460489.468162988 2022.616368674 1466273.19002828 1556.38440521809 -12.9979681409808 9144.12227777779 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2026-Jul-02 07:14 1_20:54 Venus 0.10649576826361 0.0853973540521178 0.143956410353016 12.9277194949963 12.9261420974139 2461223.801657822 2694.35572622305 2575182.45054552 943.862324273688 52.3785342379127 22351.0425205767 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2033-Nov-15 13:21 2_10:43 Venus 0.0987207342975958 0.0809142185194838 0.169474142560517 9.09487899679347 9.09246007737671 2463917.056232184 3523.3398774851 4606745.53258325 1456.61283496335 -55.0642873517883 29203.438568568 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2037-Oct-29 07:55 5_11:54 Earth 0.342408845340124 0.218670088264597 0.466616845409289 20.4297955665015 20.4294146696267 2465360.829621888 7913.55837574684 6214292.40587779 897.36306707053 5.45266200021293 4708.05955527342 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2038-Nov-11 11:59 4_03:22 Earth 0.0278425304740928 0.0231722722601514 0.153820585204658 10.989159246554 10.9804473769187 2465738.998985658 5961.98233272635 6814372.79918254 420.380633471572 56.3827946268152 6381.29164863255 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2041-Jan-26 12:46 4_18:15 Venus 0.131823711051105 0.129405390588677 0.259970702962016 10.6742522216983 10.6727088542025 2466546.032270427 6854.65028043333 9997132.67638771 1360.03582953643 79.07980072348 7469.94687283156 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
2199-Dec-27 04:42 7_14:05 Venus 0.0930153211102808 0.0767812945446879 0.112528245372576 12.2202689051008 12.2183583144653 2524588.695564761 10925.3203300564 1248826.97446802 893.082301120753 43.4225340327648 14075.4173336689 T 2 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2018-Nov-12 07:31:56 2018-Dec-11 17:24
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