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48109 (2001 FV72)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2048109
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Additional Notes: the orbits shown in the applet are color coded. The planets are white lines, and the asteroid/comet is a blue line. The bright white line indicates the portion of the orbit that is above the ecliptic plane, and the darker portion is below the ecliptic plane. Likewise for the asteroid/comet orbit, the light blue indicates the portion above the ecliptic plane, and the dark blue the portion below the ecliptic plane.

Orbit Viewer applet originally written and kindly provided by Osamu Ajiki (AstroArts), and further modified by Ron Baalke (JPL).

Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1086455317845792 4.8762e-08  
a 2.467066913061423 1.548e-08 au
q 2.199031116343725 1.2996e-07 au
i 5.830913303123685 4.0379e-06 deg
node 150.075451246057 3.6835e-05 deg
peri 101.1057577611755 5.3214e-05 deg
M 295.432510165974 4.7251e-05 deg
tp 2459254.352369856734
0.00018765 TDB
period 1415.369458892373
n .2543505497721603 2.394e-09 deg/d
Q 2.735102709779122 1.7162e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1058  
   data-arc span      8417 days (23.04 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-04-05  
   last obs. used      2020-04-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .56378  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-May-20 09:43:10  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.19386 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.30604 au 
 T_jup = 3.471 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.2   n/a MPO452826  

48109 (2001 FV72)          Discovered 2001-Mar-19 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
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
2184-Jun-22 09:06 < 00:01 Thisb 0.0373927528546847 0.0373846750204285 0.0374008949043994 4.20112356823498 4.20112352483177 2518922.879240572 0.617172426978602 2485.15822759478 35.9686570586665 80.6736107954898 153385.859706737 T 20 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-May-20 09:43:27 2020-May-20 09:43
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