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359029 (2008 VA79)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2359029
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07866020370045805 4.0319e-08  
a 2.402750035046273 2.8034e-08 au
q 2.21374922784825 1.0198e-07 au
i 8.887394604426323 5.418e-06 deg
node 104.7723819891298 3.3665e-05 deg
peri 132.9843494021125 5.0901e-05 deg
M 162.7364011583379 3.7986e-05 deg
tp 2457985.544737955112
(2017-Aug-20.04473796)
0.00014342 TDB
period 1360.383373113674
3.72
2.3808e-05
6.518e-08
d
yr
n .2646312849120057 4.6313e-09 deg/d
Q 2.591750842244295 3.0239e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      194  
   data-arc span      5026 days (13.76 yr)  
   first obs. used      2004-12-12  
   last obs. used      2018-09-16  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52624  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2018-Oct-03 12:56:35  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.2104 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.43741 au 
 T_jup = 3.504 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.8   n/a MPO455590  

359029 (2008 VA79)          Discovered 2008-Nov-08 by Mt. Lemmon Survey at Mount Lemmon
Reference: 20130327/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

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Alternate Designations
 2008 VA79 = 2006 KM86 
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