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26097 (1988 VJ1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2026097
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 36 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2184001985930007 1.9661e-08  
a 2.261450291644655 6.1573e-09 au
q 1.767549098841263 4.4763e-08 au
i 5.10483649743823 1.7282e-06 deg
node 234.9981281490659 1.0492e-05 deg
peri 119.2542743271484 1.2917e-05 deg
M 194.7243481527314 4.471e-06 deg
tp 2459770.776366578492
(2022-Jul-10.27636658)
1.6663e-05 TDB
period 1242.16416437416
3.40
5.0731e-06
1.389e-08
d
yr
n .289816765227146 1.1836e-09 deg/d
Q 2.755351484448047 7.502e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1952  
   data-arc span      11825 days (32.38 yr)  
   first obs. used      1988-11-06  
   last obs. used      2021-03-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48395  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-04 03:49:08  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .76828 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.71469 au 
 T_jup = 3.582 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.28   n/a E2020-QM5  
diameter diameter 3.414 km 0.843 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.381   0.133 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

26097 (1988 VJ1)          Discovered 1988-Nov-06 by Seki, T. at Geisei
Reference: 20010705/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1988 VJ1 = 1999 BX 
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