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259082 (2002 VU30)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2259082
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2522682926682269 6.0194e-08  
a 2.638583255058741 1.4334e-08 au
q 1.9729523622421 1.6348e-07 au
i 13.74732932917914 7.622e-06 deg
node 239.2271793574089 2.5146e-05 deg
peri 193.3937881693234 3.0232e-05 deg
M 25.37594636442576 1.3932e-05 deg
tp 2458890.149481833157
(2020-Feb-10.64948183)
6.0436e-05 TDB
period 1565.505615812421
4.29
1.2757e-05
3.493e-08
d
yr
n .2299576548073752 1.8738e-09 deg/d
Q 3.304214147875382 1.795e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      299  
   data-arc span      7673 days (21.01 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-01-23  
   last obs. used      2020-01-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53092  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-25 11:41:27  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .989641 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.02468 au 
 T_jup = 3.311 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457094.5 (2015-Mar-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2497420772703327 5.9907e-08  
q 1.980955021040641 1.6235e-07 au
tp 2457323.145195787857
(2015-Oct-27.64519579)
6.1721e-05 TDB
node 239.305925404049 2.5206e-05 deg
peri 193.218200609251 3.0454e-05 deg
i 13.72071063829919 7.6134e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      299  
   data-arc span      7673 days (21.01 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-01-23  
   last obs. used      2020-01-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53092  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-25 11:41:27  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.02468 au 
 T_jup = 3.311 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 3.588840643575342E-15 -9.707547794219426E-15 -1.108695793298534E-12 -2.547328409444715E-14 -2.122521937105131E-13 -4.950258459179893E-15
q -9.707547794219426E-15 2.635663620443489E-14 2.866019153608939E-12 6.892467044401164E-14 5.364249081149478E-13 1.381052595704424E-14
tp -1.108695793298534E-12 2.866019153608939E-12 3.809443221739656E-9 3.396036457193141E-11 1.078421379765101E-9 1.823863337457002E-12
node -2.547328409444715E-14 6.892467044401164E-14 3.396036457193141E-11 6.353664674878843E-10 -6.076065205602903E-10 -6.353520024415264E-11
peri -2.122521937105131E-13 5.364249081149478E-13 1.078421379765101E-9 -6.076065205602903E-10 9.274688406609206E-10 6.205573940924142E-11
i -4.950258459179893E-15 1.381052595704424E-14 1.823863337457002E-12 -6.353520024415264E-11 6.205573940924142E-11 5.796355780469771E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.5   n/a MPO533883  
diameter diameter 3.396 km 0.891 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.051   0.028 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

259082 (2002 VU30)          Discovered 2002-Nov-05 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20110119/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2011-01-25
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