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 ]  
27871 (1995 VL15)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2027871
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]

[ show orbit diagram ]
Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 18 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .16471607949855 3.6573e-08  
a 2.218644028617884 9.4712e-09 au
q 1.853197682421078 8.3334e-08 au
i 4.849541207194435 4.3042e-06 deg
node 55.69831304325977 4.272e-05 deg
peri 198.5626505233691 4.4443e-05 deg
M 188.7146083912228 1.1661e-05 deg
tp 2459174.811737011818
(2020-Nov-21.31173701)
3.9752e-05 TDB
period 1207.062805428761
3.30
7.7293e-06
2.116e-08
d
yr
n .2982446301724329 1.9098e-09 deg/d
Q 2.584090374814691 1.1031e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      819  
   data-arc span      8449 days (23.13 yr)  
   first obs. used      1995-11-15  
   last obs. used      2019-01-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52734  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 01:05:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .839162 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.45756 au 
 T_jup = 3.629 
[ show covariance matrix ]

Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]

Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.8   n/a MPO416985  
diameter diameter 4.139 km 0.087 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.054   0.011 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

27871 (1995 VL15)          Discovered 1995-Nov-15 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20010902/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

[ show close-approach data ]
Alternate Designations
 1995 VL15 = 1998 ST137 
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Mission Design | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances | Close-Approach Data ]
ABOUT SSD CREDITS/AWARDS PRIVACY/COPYRIGHT GLOSSARY LINKS
FirstGov 2019-Dec-11 20:43 UT
(server date/time)  
NASA Home Page
Site Manager:   Ryan S. Park
Webmaster  Alan B. Chamberlin