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27905 (1996 SK6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2027905
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2658807898801456 5.1505e-08  
a 3.170842148999535 1.7731e-08 au
q 2.327776133838281 1.6459e-07 au
i 6.305905395344647 5.6347e-06 deg
node 197.4403520538639 3.7947e-05 deg
peri 178.4082011862799 3.8766e-05 deg
M 349.7991780045139 7.5402e-06 deg
tp 2458658.937688490802
(2019-Jun-24.43768849)
4.3362e-05 TDB
period 2062.340453151506
5.65
1.7299e-05
4.736e-08
d
yr
n .1745589577365252 1.4642e-09 deg/d
Q 4.013908164160791 2.2446e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      929  
   data-arc span      14653 days (40.12 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-10-16  
   last obs. used      2019-11-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .5232  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-04 01:09:25  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.32843 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.44932 au 
 T_jup = 3.137 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.0   n/a MPO412384  
diameter diameter 8.851 km 0.484 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.068   0.016 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

27905 (1996 SK6)          Discovered 1996-Sep-20 by Beijing Schmidt CCD Asteroid Program at Xinglong
Reference: 20010902/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1996 SK6 = 1979 UG4 = 1990 SW15 
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