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359991 (2012 VW68)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2359991
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09879005090163448 6.9754e-08  
a 2.927207056628469 4.232e-08 au
q 2.638028122504519 2.0379e-07 au
i 3.320471169712002 8.0491e-06 deg
node 89.75575676977496 0.0001223 deg
peri 286.4082507660214 0.00012903 deg
M 131.9819079845448 4.0092e-05 deg
tp 2457929.858393228866
(2017-Jun-25.35839323)
0.00019955 TDB
period 1829.273285440608
5.01
3.967e-05
1.086e-07
d
yr
n .1967994628606237 4.2678e-09 deg/d
Q 3.216385990752419 4.65e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      120  
   data-arc span      6383 days (17.48 yr)  
   first obs. used      2001-08-19  
   last obs. used      2019-02-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .56765  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-14 14:56:57  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.64099 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.24416 au 
 T_jup = 3.268 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.7   n/a MPO427819  

359991 (2012 VW68)          Discovered 2007-Oct-10 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20130327/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

Alternate Designations
 2012 VW68 = 2005 GO228 = 2011 OQ42 
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