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423997 (2006 VC117)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2423997
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09164772904763724 1.0299e-07  
a 2.437217417814458 2.4101e-08 au
q 2.213851976276416 2.571e-07 au
i 6.848027033409186 5.7667e-06 deg
node 50.31320778829885 6.586e-05 deg
peri 95.19649674336536 7.4544e-05 deg
M 124.3289502641252 3.3941e-05 deg
tp 2458520.534962646654
(2019-Feb-06.03496265)
0.0001302 TDB
period 1389.760092722844
3.80
2.0614e-05
5.644e-08
d
yr
n .2590375143775219 3.8423e-09 deg/d
Q 2.660582859352499 2.6309e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      113  
   data-arc span      5437 days (14.89 yr)  
   first obs. used      2004-04-16  
   last obs. used      2019-03-06  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .60787  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-14 08:34:10  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.23808 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.35401 au 
 T_jup = 3.488 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457395.5 (2016-Jan-08.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09233878963781621 1.0247e-07  
q 2.210614913556106 2.5638e-07 au
tp 2457130.125228525421
(2015-Apr-17.62522853)
0.00012961 TDB
node 50.33616039536362 6.5819e-05 deg
peri 94.61157222724326 7.4495e-05 deg
i 6.85187265666518 5.7699e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      113  
   data-arc span      5437 days (14.89 yr)  
   first obs. used      2004-04-16  
   last obs. used      2019-03-06  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .60787  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-14 08:34:10  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.35401 au 
 T_jup = 3.488 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 1.049966441901334E-14 -2.617944408496221E-14 5.538262035809293E-12 3.50552445346284E-13 1.604635369148731E-12 -2.729795155933158E-14
q -2.617944408496221E-14 6.572978397150825E-14 -1.371952877593664E-11 -8.711115569052897E-13 -3.96234301994913E-12 6.886038799658793E-14
tp 5.538262035809293E-12 -1.371952877593664E-11 1.679989941828299E-8 1.945070879695718E-10 4.617827056000184E-9 -3.8845971188364E-12
node 3.50552445346284E-13 -8.711115569052897E-13 1.945070879695718E-10 4.332085650126908E-9 -4.232774612880211E-9 -8.021679210053437E-11
peri 1.604635369148731E-12 -3.96234301994913E-12 4.617827056000184E-9 -4.232774612880211E-9 5.549535351675826E-9 7.756922963513429E-11
i -2.729795155933158E-14 6.886038799658793E-14 -3.8845971188364E-12 -8.021679210053437E-11 7.756922963513429E-11 3.329204669998917E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 17.7   n/a MPO322803  

423997 (2006 VC117)          Discovered 2006-Nov-14 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: Last Updated: 2015-02-04

Alternate Designations
 2006 VC117 = 2008 HY43 
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