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469491 (2002 VL63)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2469491
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .240912369824852 1.4487e-07  
a 2.803540309989661 2.5e-08 au
q 2.128132770010551 4.1046e-07 au
i 11.70890831666404 1.1824e-05 deg
node 259.4453452619667 5.9278e-05 deg
peri 107.8764025863753 6.2567e-05 deg
M 209.8998268891173 1.8866e-05 deg
tp 2459315.386879671616
(2021-Apr-10.88687967)
9.3104e-05 TDB
period 1714.583476806946
4.69
2.2934e-05
6.279e-08
d
yr
n .2099635304257247 2.8085e-09 deg/d
Q 3.478947849968769 3.1023e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      188  
   data-arc span      5997 days (16.42 yr)  
   first obs. used      2002-11-06  
   last obs. used      2019-04-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .57254  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 17:12:35  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.16163 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.18087 au 
 T_jup = 3.251 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.0   n/a MPO434688  

469491 (2002 VL63)          Discovered 2002-Nov-06 by LONEOS at Anderson Mesa
Reference: Last Updated: 2016-08-22

Alternate Designations
 2002 VL63 = 2011 QG33 
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