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27921 (1996 VY26)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2027921
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1685180024139959 5.251e-08  
a 3.11916365296521 1.6831e-08 au
q 2.59352842496517 1.6327e-07 au
i 1.004258435656651 5.3982e-06 deg
node 183.5999638258801 0.00022317 deg
peri 173.7990779832931 0.0002235 deg
M 60.49953130858694 1.2439e-05 deg
tp 2458262.353280539351
(2018-May-23.85328054)
6.8898e-05 TDB
period 2012.128298728747
5.51
1.6286e-05
4.459e-08
d
yr
n .1789150325192714 1.4481e-09 deg/d
Q 3.644798880965249 1.9667e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1337  
   data-arc span      10599 days (29.02 yr)  
   first obs. used      1990-10-22  
   last obs. used      2019-10-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53536  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 05:02:52  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.58864 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.80177 au 
 T_jup = 3.194 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.8   n/a MPO337494  
diameter diameter 8.727 km 0.344 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 18.703 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Galad, A. (2008) Minor Planet Bull. 35, 128-131.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.064   0.002 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

27921 (1996 VY26)          Discovered 1996-Nov-11 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20010902/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1996 VY26 = 1990 UT6 = 1999 HU6 
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