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(2020 VU6)
Classification: Apollo [NEO]          SPK-ID: 54091630
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 3 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .7195540464944669 2.8593e-06  
a 1.676649299767158 8.3254e-07 au
q .470209511567585 4.5634e-06 au
i 42.51592179978095 7.0531e-05 deg
node 255.0940356182429 3.4602e-05 deg
peri 20.35077679919245 0.00012242 deg
M 115.6606673342884 0.00071118 deg
tp 2458945.731947242562
(2020-Apr-06.23194724)
0.0014206 TDB
period 792.9791614256733
2.17
0.00059063
1.617e-06
d
yr
n .4539841871163006 3.3814e-07 deg/d
Q 2.88308908796673 1.4316e-06 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      61  
   data-arc span      2154 days (5.90 yr)  
   first obs. used      2014-12-27  
   last obs. used      2020-11-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      2  
   norm. resid. RMS      .62456  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-15 23:17:14  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .519636 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.35576 au 
 T_jup = 3.685 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457887.5 (2017-May-14.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 3 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .719405323960191 2.8599e-06  
q .47039828119427 4.5619e-06 au
tp 2458152.712917776792
(2018-Feb-03.21291778)
0.0010565 TDB
node 255.0960299423667 3.46e-05 deg
peri 20.32715665287413 0.00012246 deg
i 42.51809506081855 7.052e-05 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      61  
   data-arc span      2154 days (5.90 yr)  
   first obs. used      2014-12-27  
   last obs. used      2020-11-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      2  
   norm. resid. RMS      .62456  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-15 23:17:14  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.35576 au 
 T_jup = 3.685 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 8.17882233948683E-12 -1.304598949929894E-11 1.509605364132223E-9 -2.142896639905433E-11 8.836997124059676E-11 1.243531250799369E-10
q -1.304598949929894E-11 2.081075690306601E-11 -2.420760521570201E-9 3.434191297526872E-11 -1.426100398475077E-10 -1.981603948945526E-10
tp 1.509605364132223E-9 -2.420760521570201E-9 1.11627088182594E-6 -2.077456848602559E-8 1.228348331572776E-7 1.828107557091382E-9
node -2.142896639905433E-11 3.434191297526872E-11 -2.077456848602559E-8 1.197125977928387E-9 -2.949494780322956E-9 1.359916970596775E-9
peri 8.836997124059676E-11 -1.426100398475077E-10 1.228348331572776E-7 -2.949494780322956E-9 1.499745468855766E-8 -2.25618820806769E-9
i 1.243531250799369E-10 -1.981603948945526E-10 1.828107557091382E-9 1.359916970596775E-9 -2.25618820806769E-9 4.973128149487175E-9

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 18.0   .67662 E2021-CC3 autocmod 2.8

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