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21294 (1996 VZ8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2021294
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 29 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1608202516627264 3.1259e-08  
a 2.266589464832013 5.9248e-09 au
q 1.902075976681644 7.0156e-08 au
i 1.983318738679648 3.1337e-06 deg
node 144.0586116592343 0.00010678 deg
peri 223.7791120598925 0.00010727 deg
M 53.57497281073693 1.1275e-05 deg
tp 2459015.011416736830
(2020-Jun-14.51141674)
3.8778e-05 TDB
period 1246.400818730021
3.41
4.8871e-06
1.338e-08
d
yr
n .288831645960254 1.1325e-09 deg/d
Q 2.631102952982382 6.8776e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1805  
   data-arc span      10904 days (29.85 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-03-12  
   last obs. used      2021-01-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49058  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Feb-24 02:51:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .899892 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.83025 au 
 T_jup = 3.598 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.94   n/a E2021B10  

21294 (1996 VZ8)          Discovered 1996-Nov-07 by Endate, K., Watanabe, K. at Kitami
Reference: 20010208/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1996 VZ8 = 1998 BF26 
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