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268697 (2006 GP51)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2268697
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1499161636384342 5.218e-08  
a 3.153348002497404 4.1042e-08 au
q 2.680610167346074 1.5848e-07 au
i 4.411101277897922 7.1466e-06 deg
node 12.09358165479027 6.7249e-05 deg
peri 237.7632967445934 7.1076e-05 deg
M 78.72058985687798 2.4446e-05 deg
tp 2458153.258475965712
(2018-Feb-03.75847597)
0.0001382 TDB
period 2045.296522105216
5.60
3.9931e-05
1.093e-07
d
yr
n .1760135980818338 3.4363e-09 deg/d
Q 3.626085837648735 4.7195e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      224  
   data-arc span      6282 days (17.20 yr)  
   first obs. used      2002-09-05  
   last obs. used      2019-11-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .60445  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-14 17:27:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.6699 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.43855 au 
 T_jup = 3.185 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.6   n/a MPO454997  

268697 (2006 GP51)          Discovered 2006-Apr-07 by CSS at Catalina
Reference: 20110319/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2011-03-23

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Alternate Designations
 2006 GP51 = 2008 SS179 
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