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268434 (2005 VG43)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2268434
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 16 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1021434744112317 1.3761e-07  
a 2.514042222617684 2.3864e-08 au
q 2.257249215182978 3.4153e-07 au
i 8.577496471022304 5.8684e-06 deg
node 112.0110926225001 8.0454e-05 deg
peri 323.4734214776615 0.0002567 deg
M 241.0828091987219 0.00024979 deg
tp 2459681.449434298875
(2022-Apr-11.94943430)
0.0010088 TDB
period 1455.986263894607
3.99
2.0731e-05
5.676e-08
d
yr
n .2472550798913711 3.5205e-09 deg/d
Q 2.770835230052389 2.6301e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      302  
   data-arc span      6399 days (17.52 yr)  
   first obs. used      2001-09-25  
   last obs. used      2019-04-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .61513  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-14 03:23:47  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.27868 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.43483 au 
 T_jup = 3.437 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.46   n/a MPCxxxxx  

268434 (2005 VG43)          Discovered 2005-Nov-05 by CSS at Catalina
Reference: 20110319/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2011-03-23

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