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300163 (2006 VW139)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2300163
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2013646738122847 6.5994e-08  
a 3.047293246059203 2.544e-08 au
q 2.433676035556114 2.0665e-07 au
i 3.240330320686914 6.0775e-06 deg
node 83.18835834188097 0.00012838 deg
peri 280.7570246504469 0.00012949 deg
M 241.0847913558009 1.6935e-05 deg
tp 2459642.307373092051
(2022-Mar-03.80737309)
9.622e-05 TDB
period 1942.98657797805
5.32
2.4331e-05
6.661e-08
d
yr
n .1852817739866378 2.3202e-09 deg/d
Q 3.660910456562293 3.0563e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      298  
   data-arc span      7177 days (19.65 yr)  
   first obs. used      2000-09-03  
   last obs. used      2020-04-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .6614  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-21 19:34:12  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.43423 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.80352 au 
 T_jup = 3.204 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.2   n/a MPO386250  
rotation period rot_per 3240. h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-August); Warner et al., 2009 Incomplete or inconclusive result.
Published Reference List:
[Agarwal, J.; Jewitt, D.; Mutchler, M.; Weaver, H.; Larson, S. (2017) Nature 549, 357-359.]

300163 (2006 VW139)          Discovered 2006-Nov-15 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20111012/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2011-10-13

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Alternate Designations
 2006 VW139 = 288P 
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