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37140 (2000 VQ38)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2037140
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05298882699137353 4.2009e-08  
a 2.77351865333029 1.9855e-08 au
q 2.626553153251624 1.162e-07 au
i 2.762491238199059 5.431e-06 deg
node 209.7508182604132 9.7437e-05 deg
peri 69.55490687725344 0.00011057 deg
M 208.7569618822573 5.282e-05 deg
tp 2459709.290610055423
(2022-May-09.79061006)
0.000248 TDB
period 1687.116463643812
4.62
1.8117e-05
4.96e-08
d
yr
n .2133818309273545 2.2914e-09 deg/d
Q 2.920484153408956 2.0908e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      576  
   data-arc span      8924 days (24.43 yr)  
   first obs. used      1995-08-27  
   last obs. used      2020-02-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .63686  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 04:25:34  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.61178 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.1353 au 
 T_jup = 3.333 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.5   n/a MPO459124  

37140 (2000 VQ38)          Discovered 2000-Nov-01 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20020227/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 2000 VQ38 = 1995 UP80 = 2000 VQ62 
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