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39475 (1978 VE8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2039475
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 25 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06854695319298801 4.4384e-08  
a 3.01579918084985 2.0907e-08 au
q 2.809075335560684 1.3733e-07 au
i 3.179859590754697 4.4548e-06 deg
node 60.32186121127541 9.7515e-05 deg
peri 67.79398718545325 0.00010546 deg
M 278.6854339064672 4.279e-05 deg
tp 2459432.583720029780
(2021-Aug-06.08372003)
0.00022964 TDB
period 1912.94311319079
5.24
1.9892e-05
5.446e-08
d
yr
n .1881916913877904 1.9569e-09 deg/d
Q 3.222523026139016 2.234e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      945  
   data-arc span      14970 days (40.99 yr)  
   first obs. used      1978-11-05  
   last obs. used      2019-10-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54104  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 05:48:24  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.82613 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.80896 au 
 T_jup = 3.242 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.2   n/a MPO412460  
diameter diameter 3.746 km 0.888 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.288   0.134 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

39475 (1978 VE8)          Discovered 1978-Nov-07 by Helin, E. F., Bus, S. J. at Palomar
Reference: 20020526/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1978 VE8 = 1999 VA38 
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