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437173 (2012 VL65)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2437173
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 19 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1332119392035126 2.5882e-07  
a 3.143423984465381 1.3517e-07 au
q 2.724682379755915 8.3959e-07 au
i 9.775013616972457 2.7755e-05 deg
node 216.102273974564 5.6885e-05 deg
peri 326.3855640420095 7.6347e-05 deg
M 275.1312089494185 4.7685e-05 deg
tp 2459080.397387425182
(2020-Aug-18.89738743)
0.0002768 TDB
period 2035.648880282732
5.57
0.0001313
3.595e-07
d
yr
n .1768477872028694 1.1407e-08 deg/d
Q 3.562165589174846 1.5317e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      122  
   data-arc span      4397 days (12.04 yr)  
   first obs. used      2006-10-02  
   last obs. used      2018-10-16  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .68971  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2018-Oct-31 05:29:04  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.73288 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.44923 au 
 T_jup = 3.174 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.2   n/a MPO336234  

437173 (2012 VL65)          Discovered 2012-Oct-08 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: Last Updated: 2015-06-04

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Alternate Designations
 2012 VL65 = 2010 EH161 
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