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43016 (1999 VM)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2043016
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 21 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08113270576592264 4.7355e-08  
a 2.680999843265033 1.6495e-08 au
q 2.463483071822926 1.309e-07 au
i 2.127128069060602 5.2017e-06 deg
node 172.8067608105577 0.00010635 deg
peri 187.3926492834151 0.00010909 deg
M 7.068082644661708 2.5565e-05 deg
tp 2459365.019419805280
(2021-May-30.51941981)
0.00011376 TDB
period 1603.40638895313
4.39
1.4798e-05
4.051e-08
d
yr
n .224521994224462 2.0721e-09 deg/d
Q 2.898516614707139 1.7833e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      734  
   data-arc span      10306 days (28.22 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-04-21  
   last obs. used      2021-07-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .60094  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-25 16:41:11  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.45908 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.4666 au 
 T_jup = 3.371 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456392.5 (2013-Apr-10.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 21 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .080566952043407 4.7164e-08  
q 2.466369524617658 1.3006e-07 au
tp 2456164.706260830651
(2012-Aug-25.20626083)
0.00010906 TDB
node 173.0474063318862 0.00010676 deg
peri 188.9460186664651 0.00010957 deg
i 2.122024508790249 5.1936e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      734  
   data-arc span      10306 days (28.22 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-04-21  
   last obs. used      2021-07-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .60094  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-25 16:41:11  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.4666 au 
 T_jup = 3.371 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 2.224406585015083E-15 -6.095144844833399E-15 -7.811804636850685E-14 -4.507380292820328E-16 -2.845345776324986E-15 -4.784158337691654E-17
q -6.095144844833399E-15 1.69146470537622E-14 3.353052276219582E-13 1.967804429298252E-15 4.125407759840582E-14 2.366193113698609E-16
tp -7.811804636850685E-14 3.353052276219582E-13 1.189468729670862E-8 -1.134737860063483E-12 2.702104971409694E-9 4.976545719007795E-13
node -4.507380292820328E-16 1.967804429298252E-15 -1.134737860063483E-12 1.139724336572643E-8 -1.138938059187901E-8 5.631104797860629E-11
peri -2.845345776324986E-15 4.125407759840582E-14 2.702104971409694E-9 -1.138938059187901E-8 1.200516491871808E-8 -5.616215182103527E-11
i -4.784158337691654E-17 2.366193113698609E-16 4.976545719007795E-13 5.631104797860629E-11 -5.616215182103527E-11 2.697338765517585E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.18   n/a E2021B10  

43016 (1999 VM)          Discovered 1999-Nov-02 by Roe, J. M. at Oaxaca
Reference: 20020624/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19
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