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48389 (1979 MV8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2048389
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1728059520213969 4.3174e-08  
a 2.431211913982742 1.1254e-08 au
q 2.011084024621192 1.045e-07 au
i 5.77476290236655 5.628e-06 deg
node 148.7312918627738 3.6643e-05 deg
peri 139.8762288485269 3.8913e-05 deg
M 184.8998702490474 1.2984e-05 deg
tp 2459273.967460387890
(2021-Feb-28.46746039)
5.088e-05 TDB
period 1384.626533883658
3.79
9.6137e-06
2.632e-08
d
yr
n .2599979064320377 1.8052e-09 deg/d
Q 2.851339803344292 1.3198e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      608  
   data-arc span      14435 days (39.52 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-06-24  
   last obs. used      2018-12-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .58925  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 02:46:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .998292 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.33397 au 
 T_jup = 3.480 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.9   n/a MPO422014  

48389 (1979 MV8)          Discovered 1979-Jun-25 by Helin, E. F., Bus, S. J. at Siding Spring
Reference: 20021120/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Alternate Designations
 1979 MV8 = 1997 CC16 
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