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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 37 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2005116403290997 4.1404e-08  
a 2.563195416548621 9.5629e-09 au
q 2.049244899092427 1.0749e-07 au
i 5.431400990590782 4.1174e-06 deg
node 76.77622718438775 4.6735e-05 deg
peri 11.27321516538405 4.7909e-05 deg
M 39.18973576341832 1.0075e-05 deg
tp 2458837.329802923252
(2019-Dec-19.82980292)
4.1836e-05 TDB
period 1498.894284519813
4.10
8.3882e-06
2.297e-08
d
yr
n .2401770449844166 1.3441e-09 deg/d
Q 3.077145934004815 1.148e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3080  
   data-arc span      25786 days (70.60 yr)  
   first obs. used      1949-10-28  
   last obs. used      2020-06-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .36151  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jun-23 16:12:16  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.06594 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.1454 au 
 T_jup = 3.399 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456718.5 (2014-Mar-02.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 37 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .198926075058034 4.1593e-08  
q 2.054237024273956 1.0792e-07 au
tp 2457338.583209150785
(2015-Nov-12.08320915)
4.2367e-05 TDB
node 76.84453867014851 4.678e-05 deg
peri 11.31472057992309 4.7979e-05 deg
i 5.428402949973978 4.1145e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3080  
   data-arc span      25786 days (70.60 yr)  
   first obs. used      1949-10-28  
   last obs. used      2020-06-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .36151  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Jun-23 16:12:16  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.1454 au 
 T_jup = 3.399 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 1.729949857932761E-15 -4.477697700650081E-15 9.234592245797429E-13 4.228189699683287E-15 2.460794939804426E-13 -1.92398310644112E-16
q -4.477697700650081E-15 1.16475398915824E-14 -2.398421218488195E-12 -1.155283833950305E-14 -6.460023656092098E-13 5.469495596395271E-16
tp 9.234592245797429E-13 -2.398421218488195E-12 1.794944632369233E-9 -1.468613990002845E-12 4.750623685093872E-10 1.059750038875168E-14
node 4.228189699683287E-15 -1.155283833950305E-14 -1.468613990002845E-12 2.188412955491057E-9 -2.17833506107144E-9 8.583389218496224E-11
peri 2.460794939804426E-13 -6.460023656092098E-13 4.750623685093872E-10 -2.17833506107144E-9 2.302016840287194E-9 -8.545401425020278E-11
i -1.92398310644112E-16 5.469495596395271E-16 1.059750038875168E-14 8.583389218496224E-11 -8.545401425020278E-11 1.69290239529445E-11

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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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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
2151-Nov-07 04:56 00:02 Vesta 0.0469037721379794 0.0468940755880554 0.046913472672975 5.79023828276924 5.79023784465194 2507006.705662271 2.22814608102846 836.254812675105 39.057220430023 54.8183226470055 146614.092607514 T 37 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Jun-23 16:12:28 2020-Jun-23 16:12

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