Skip Page Navigation
NASA JPL Caltech
NASA Logo - Jet Propulsion Laboratory + View the NASA Portal
+ Center for Near-Earth Object Studies
JPL Home Earth Solar System Stars & Galaxies Technology
JPL Solar System Dynamics
BODIES ORBITS EPHEMERIDES TOOLS PHYSICAL DATA DISCOVERY FAQ SITE MAP
IMPORTANT: The SSD Announcement email list is now available. Major changes are coming in the near future, including possible hostname and/or URL changes. To be notified of such changes, subscribe to this email list.

Please visit this page for more details.


JPL Small-Body Database Browser
Search: [ help ]  
268815 (2006 VC50)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2268815
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances ]

[ show orbit diagram ]
Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2084367634100457 8.7037e-08  
a 2.344220709595825 1.4e-08 au
q 1.85559893216887 2.0084e-07 au
i 3.225675806950954 8.5225e-06 deg
node 47.09205361980192 0.00012742 deg
peri 4.162337655317943 0.00013071 deg
M 177.0144410889297 2.4187e-05 deg
tp 2457955.882084043660
(2017-Jul-21.38208404)
8.6265e-05 TDB
period 1310.980326332229
3.59
1.1744e-05
3.215e-08
d
yr
n .274603663204606 2.46e-09 deg/d
Q 2.832842487022779 1.6918e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      119  
   data-arc span      8162 days (22.35 yr)  
   first obs. used      1995-09-19  
   last obs. used      2018-01-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .61619  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2018-Feb-06 08:46:14  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .865897 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.54163 au 
 T_jup = 3.531 
[ show covariance matrix ]

Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances ]

Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 17.7   n/a MPO437235  

268815 (2006 VC50)          Discovered 2006-Nov-10 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20110319/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2011-03-23

Alternate Designations
 2006 VC50 = 1995 SC23 
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances ]
ABOUT SSD CREDITS/AWARDS PRIVACY/COPYRIGHT GLOSSARY LINKS
FirstGov 2020-Jan-28 07:08 UT
(server date/time)  
NASA Home Page
Site Manager:   Ryan S. Park
Webmaster  Alan B. Chamberlin