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268820 (2006 VP98)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2268820
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1048215857321029 7.8209e-08  
a 3.249312868757621 4.4517e-08 au
q 2.908714741314719 2.6451e-07 au
i 5.032304765186961 8.2314e-06 deg
node 22.51407310798089 7.537e-05 deg
peri 306.5893010400897 8.2726e-05 deg
M 109.3394772041568 3.3238e-05 deg
tp 2457950.729163721760
(2017-Jul-16.22916372)
0.00020107 TDB
period 2139.369119384021
5.86
4.3966e-05
1.204e-07
d
yr
n .1682739068906693 3.4582e-09 deg/d
Q 3.589910996200523 4.9184e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      174  
   data-arc span      8836 days (24.19 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-10-29  
   last obs. used      2019-01-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .57028  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-14 09:04:57  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.90069 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.762 au 
 T_jup = 3.167 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.9   n/a MPO470851  
diameter diameter 5.234 km 1.192 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.028   0.017 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

268820 (2006 VP98)          Discovered 2006-Nov-11 by CSS at Catalina
Reference: 20110319/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2011-03-23

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