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268857 (2006 XC62)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2268857
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1509456650641383 5.7299e-08  
a 2.381319497291037 2.3818e-08 au
q 2.021869642042242 1.4233e-07 au
i 2.534786179055834 5.2439e-06 deg
node 111.6803496450934 0.00015456 deg
peri 346.3283227378093 0.00015759 deg
M 238.5653238669269 3.8075e-05 deg
tp 2459453.256971974016
(2021-Aug-26.75697197)
0.00014755 TDB
period 1342.223779079643
3.67
2.0137e-05
5.513e-08
d
yr
n .268211609428385 4.0239e-09 deg/d
Q 2.740769352539832 2.7413e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      222  
   data-arc span      6080 days (16.65 yr)  
   first obs. used      2002-11-07  
   last obs. used      2019-07-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .58788  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Sep-24 04:38:56  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.03883 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.40923 au 
 T_jup = 3.521 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 17.1   n/a MPO433744  

268857 (2006 XC62)          Discovered 2006-Dec-15 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20110319/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2011-03-23

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
2141-Oct-23 16:43 00:10 Amphi 0.0438334334680913 0.0437951521386718 0.0438717158893873 2.7153717357499 2.71537168745088 2503340.196603512 10.1425424386959 1937.46031404467 73.1664599155877 -10.230465098726 16243.2104015233 T 12 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2019-Sep-24 04:38:58 2019-Sep-24 04:38
2178-Jul-29 11:28 00:11 Amphi 0.015331905383272 0.0152961752934866 0.015367717971056 2.76975081000628 2.76975067463198 2516767.978124612 11.0568231654346 2513.62159627285 72.5939289605308 -44.8814477392287 22279.2966205969 T 12 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2019-Sep-24 04:38:58 2019-Sep-24 04:38
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