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Classification: Amor [NEO]          SPK-ID: 54017367
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Note: This Java-based orbit viewer will eventually be retired.

Note: Make sure you have Java enabled on your browser to see the applet. This applet is provided as a 3D orbit visualization tool. The applet was implemented using two-body methods, and hence should not be used for determining accurate long-term trajectories (over several years or decades) or planetary encounter circumstances. For accurate long-term ephemerides, please instead use our Horizons system.

Note: If the applet is not working, here are some notes that might help.
Orbit Viewer

Additional Notes: the orbits shown in the applet are color coded. The planets are white lines, and the asteroid/comet is a blue line. The bright white line indicates the portion of the orbit that is above the ecliptic plane, and the darker portion is below the ecliptic plane. Likewise for the asteroid/comet orbit, the light blue indicates the portion above the ecliptic plane, and the dark blue the portion below the ecliptic plane.

Orbit Viewer applet originally written and kindly provided by Osamu Ajiki (AstroArts), and further modified by Ron Baalke (JPL).


Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .4693889193242251 3.3275e-05  
a 1.921668623782525 0.00012148 au
q 1.019658665165975 5.1321e-07 au
i 7.082466535959289 0.00036357 deg
node 94.04811463920691 9.4043e-05 deg
peri 151.317383630534 3.3988e-05 deg
M .6620423538209993 0.00013695 deg
tp 2458998.710632895672
(2020-May-29.21063290)
0.00020062 TDB
period 973.0074727697656
2.66
0.092262
0.0002526
d
yr
n .3699868809591185 3.5083e-05 deg/d
Q 2.823678582399076 0.0001785 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      153  
   data-arc span      55 days  
   first obs. used      2020-04-29  
   last obs. used      2020-06-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      5  
   norm. resid. RMS      .40378  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jul-14 06:40:16  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .0305365 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.22292 au 
 T_jup = 3.773 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459007.5 (2020-Jun-07.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .4695547777023205 3.3259e-05  
q 1.019662176647888 5.1274e-07 au
tp 2458998.715898231902
(2020-May-29.21589823)
0.0001997 TDB
node 94.03305282580085 9.6704e-05 deg
peri 151.3380896331465 3.714e-05 deg
i 7.087098534873834 0.00036294 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      153  
   data-arc span      55 days  
   first obs. used      2020-04-29  
   last obs. used      2020-06-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      5  
   norm. resid. RMS      .40378  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jul-14 06:40:16  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.22292 au 
 T_jup = 3.773 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 1.106188091166264E-9 1.703737465536246E-11 6.631142284625492E-9 3.202493539917194E-9 -1.092206761154767E-9 1.206978333175915E-8
q 1.703737465536246E-11 2.629031279771549E-13 1.023442659920459E-10 4.931296530504237E-11 -1.656365983914819E-11 1.859376445482881E-10
tp 6.631142284625492E-9 1.023442659920459E-10 3.987948575089022E-8 1.917261050888737E-8 -6.375907554131103E-9 7.237429301711875E-8
node 3.202493539917194E-9 4.931296530504237E-11 1.917261050888737E-8 9.351614326838354E-9 -3.268927090648351E-9 3.491094446531362E-8
peri -1.092206761154767E-9 -1.656365983914819E-11 -6.375907554131103E-9 -3.268927090648351E-9 1.37938664279953E-9 -1.186256619483833E-8
i 1.206978333175915E-8 1.859376445482881E-10 7.237429301711875E-8 3.491094446531362E-8 -1.186256619483833E-8 1.317248166880762E-7

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 24.305   .34809 15 autocmod 2.8

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