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47972 (2000 VW15)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2047972
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1135463979339008 3.7674e-08  
a 3.058487486997506 1.9783e-08 au
q 2.711207249723032 1.186e-07 au
i 4.661160088689458 4.1268e-06 deg
node 98.14650739945732 5.3226e-05 deg
peri 302.7810246067983 5.707e-05 deg
M 251.1315085180638 2.2368e-05 deg
tp 2459591.324088171880
(2022-Jan-11.82408817)
0.00012488 TDB
period 1953.702755008489
5.35
1.8955e-05
5.19e-08
d
yr
n .1842654923207271 1.7878e-09 deg/d
Q 3.405767724271981 2.2029e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      863  
   data-arc span      10825 days (29.64 yr)  
   first obs. used      1989-10-07  
   last obs. used      2019-05-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51434  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 08:57:56  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.72326 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.98347 au 
 T_jup = 3.220 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.4   n/a MPO436118  
diameter diameter 4.560 km 1.355 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.162   0.092 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

47972 (2000 VW15)          Discovered 2000-Nov-01 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20020921/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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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
1972-Jan-23 19:59 00:01 Jupiter 1.98662108803828 1.98662071683807 1.98662145923838 2.96260473122522 2.81501332133894 2441340.332603570 1.22817183571401 50.2199739265768 11.068828313106 87.2891607988937 3187504.13304124 T 22 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Feb-23 08:58:11 2020-Feb-23 08:58
2078-Aug-27 00:53 00:02 Jupiter 1.98160057577023 1.98160019731483 1.98160095422553 2.88414878005647 2.73192733308645 2480272.536935689 1.8427601235877 50.984500428827 14.9166130210425 -89.5586153772363 3647677.87635143 T 22 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Feb-23 08:58:11 2020-Feb-23 08:58
2127-Feb-28 17:42 00:03 Jupiter 1.9977020062565 1.99770162084519 1.99770239166805 3.29189706360197 3.16047297343309 2497989.237181345 3.20869759592241 103.297730905997 13.292422548078 89.6382850980697 3446820.19623853 T 22 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Feb-23 08:58:11 2020-Feb-23 08:58
2185-Mar-30 09:23 00:05 Jupiter 1.98286876399973 1.982868235871 1.98286929212845 2.83321372156489 2.67820079944486 2519203.891167520 4.87885000848453 51.9909466819205 27.9432239628554 87.3178456042899 3487222.54151671 T 22 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Feb-23 08:58:11 2020-Feb-23 08:58

Alternate Designations
 2000 VW15 = 1989 TF9 
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