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4700 Carusi (1986 VV6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2004700
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 34 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2005116418139715 4.1674e-08  
a 2.563195414714896 1.0031e-08 au
q 2.049244893820369 1.0829e-07 au
i 5.431401061732316 4.1615e-06 deg
node 76.77623052979386 4.741e-05 deg
peri 11.2732118088055 4.8602e-05 deg
M 39.18973680867049 1.0501e-05 deg
tp 2458837.329798746344
(2019-Dec-19.82979875)
4.3536e-05 TDB
period 1498.894282911336
4.10
8.7985e-06
2.409e-08
d
yr
n .2401770452421527 1.4098e-09 deg/d
Q 3.077145935609423 1.2042e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2876  
   data-arc span      25635 days (70.18 yr)  
   first obs. used      1949-10-28  
   last obs. used      2020-01-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .37031  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jan-28 19:40:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.06594 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.1454 au 
 T_jup = 3.399 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.7   n/a MPO358675  
diameter diameter 7.754 km 0.228 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.322   0.105 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

4700 Carusi (1986 VV6)          Discovered 1986-Nov-06 by Bowell, E. at Flagstaff
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1986 VV6 = 1949 UM = 1953 VZ = 1955 FS = 1971 BB1 = 1982 VJ1 
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