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300163 (2006 VW139)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2300163
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2013738882596253 6.5239e-08  
a 3.048275429721354 2.5363e-08 au
q 2.434432353952085 2.047e-07 au
i 3.240058488670337 6.0236e-06 deg
node 83.18983594766459 0.0001246 deg
peri 280.6578679583315 0.00012563 deg
M 278.2473537911229 1.6766e-05 deg
tp 2459641.947491581988
(2022-Mar-03.44749158)
9.3998e-05 TDB
period 1943.926029788369
5.32
2.4262e-05
6.643e-08
d
yr
n .1851922318459784 2.3113e-09 deg/d
Q 3.662118505490624 3.0471e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      302  
   data-arc span      7192 days (19.69 yr)  
   first obs. used      2000-09-03  
   last obs. used      2020-05-13  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .66599  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-14 05:33:45  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.43338 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.80321 au 
 T_jup = 3.204 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.06   n/a E2021B55  
rotation period rot_per 3240. h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); 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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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
1934-Jul-02 12:45 00:03 Jupiter 1.87826171249937 1.87826054054548 1.87826288445187 1.87380332014183 1.61530714386155 2427621.031524688 3.37237709218451 152.078211943982 43.5918781247381 81.5518947246611 971104.374097569 T 11 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-14 05:33:46 2021-Apr-14 05:33
1943-Dec-23 12:27 00:03 Jupiter 1.91805380576479 1.91805266266113 1.91805494886888 2.24579166000135 2.03969845921056 2431082.018726265 2.94337887757764 133.472725010765 8.03075910369047 -84.6185153060673 1347171.83900607 T 11 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-14 05:33:46 2021-Apr-14 05:33
1992-Aug-11 09:10 00:01 Jupiter 1.80595157057929 1.80595096691007 1.80595217424809 1.60020148586029 1.27381718302281 2448845.882098072 1.0495758280156 173.286520269311 78.1176768093286 -71.4910837396793 1535934.46909396 T 11 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-14 05:33:46 2021-Apr-14 05:33
2041-Mar-29 13:53 00:01 Jupiter 1.8577630434339 1.85776236376905 1.85776372309812 1.80157975647477 1.52768322861315 2466608.078547118 1.00629458649332 135.49844530738 50.6704711720746 87.6424590927201 1343997.79729253 T 11 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-14 05:33:46 2021-Apr-14 05:33
2050-Sep-20 05:14 00:01 Jupiter 1.93921252392052 1.93921186349044 1.93921318435038 2.34681291130552 2.15266280683472 2470069.718313404 1.43365062461665 85.2737026401237 8.98984153227405 -87.7460489759125 1823162.62096481 T 11 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-14 05:33:46 2021-Apr-14 05:33
2099-May-10 09:09 00:03 Jupiter 1.81422775550586 1.81422712252275 1.81422838849073 1.63139553306223 1.3144184847017 2487833.881378019 3.35337344417889 268.864510737976 70.9348085312688 -81.2502538521999 1575873.81539361 T 11 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-14 05:33:46 2021-Apr-14 05:33
2147-Dec-27 10:20 00:05 Jupiter 1.84326010146991 1.84325899394828 1.84326120899049 1.75340389346111 1.46812020473514 2505595.930643043 5.27657884361945 209.303393254745 75.2099179865377 72.1522949154994 935706.302402985 T 11 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-14 05:33:46 2021-Apr-14 05:33
2157-Jun-20 14:02 00:06 Jupiter 1.96950093562442 1.96949913681059 1.96950273444194 2.47296118622091 2.29246544063817 2509059.084494827 5.68272374180368 201.923033820784 13.2074046784726 87.1816820628147 1401822.54621095 T 11 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2021-Apr-14 05:33:46 2021-Apr-14 05:33

Alternate Designations
 2006 VW139 = 288P 
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