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359995 (2012 VA102)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2359995
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1142995434511373 6.2942e-08  
a 3.001505247317502 4.0947e-08 au
q 2.658434567882919 1.862e-07 au
i 3.111584982115585 7.47e-06 deg
node 231.38535239 0.00012405 deg
peri 208.4929691237345 0.00012838 deg
M 65.67588790483032 3.2529e-05 deg
tp 2458253.994175276233
(2018-May-15.49417528)
0.00017034 TDB
period 1899.359123721594
5.20
3.8867e-05
1.064e-07
d
yr
n .1895376158746735 3.8785e-09 deg/d
Q 3.344575926752086 4.5627e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      164  
   data-arc span      6404 days (17.53 yr)  
   first obs. used      2001-08-27  
   last obs. used      2019-03-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .52589  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-14 14:55:20  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.67446 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.88641 au 
 T_jup = 3.240 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.3   n/a MPO427819  
rotation period rot_per 5.850 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Masiero, J.; Jedicke, R.; Durecy, J.; Gwyn, S.; et al. (2009) Icarus 204, 145-171.]

359995 (2012 VA102)          Discovered 2006-Aug-29 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20130327/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

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Alternate Designations
 2012 VA102 = 2006 SW275 
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