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344458 (2002 MT6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2344458
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1449443817414573 5.5238e-08  
a 2.763876339164317 2.8837e-08 au
q 2.363267991974303 1.5082e-07 au
i 2.648204226258385 5.9349e-06 deg
node 243.6069170980746 0.00017716 deg
peri 27.66270905156482 0.00017944 deg
M 254.068519488077 3.105e-05 deg
tp 2459094.354346250611
(2020-Sep-01.85434625)
0.00014794 TDB
period 1678.326063140498
4.60
2.6266e-05
7.191e-08
d
yr
n .2144994395942138 3.357e-09 deg/d
Q 3.164484686354331 3.3017e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      124  
   data-arc span      6084 days (16.66 yr)  
   first obs. used      2002-06-16  
   last obs. used      2019-02-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .66802  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-14 14:15:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.347 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.93137 au 
 T_jup = 3.323 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.8   n/a MPO434166  

344458 (2002 MT6)          Discovered 2006-Apr-25 by Mt. Lemmon Survey at Mount Lemmon
Reference: 20121128/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2012-12-03

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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
1953-Oct-18 22:24 00:03 Jupiter 1.92345705648904 1.9234564104327 1.92345770254603 2.38065753588747 2.18787590597606 2434669.433136342 2.81001802778561 117.368997025582 21.207665059766 83.1645666794608 2133078.17694813 T 13 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2019-Jul-14 14:15:31 2019-Jul-14 14:15
2036-Apr-05 07:13 < 00:01 Jupiter 1.9285789338006 1.92857841826676 1.92857944933432 2.51705335611057 2.33605806771859 2464788.800347424 0.956529035108586 80.0352287254205 13.0719282166223 -84.9989942536186 2014025.21042198 T 13 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2019-Jul-14 14:15:31 2019-Jul-14 14:15
2096-May-13 06:12 00:04 Jupiter 1.94226271926352 1.94226203962035 1.94226339890746 2.39114452224941 2.20122019128104 2486741.758102020 3.60953944252068 117.05737495791 22.2939666234525 80.5545878931482 2133473.83254732 T 13 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2019-Jul-14 14:15:31 2019-Jul-14 14:15
2178-Oct-30 21:58 00:07 Jupiter 1.92261050327092 1.92260978789147 1.92261121865899 2.46591100011996 2.2802631294268 2516861.415373979 7.31746672068703 289.506516955011 14.4597121280701 88.7321468669964 1902453.7276506 T 13 CATAB v2.0e-lin.ifort 2019-Jul-14 14:15:31 2019-Jul-14 14:15

Alternate Designations
 2002 MT6 = 2006 HA113 
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