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487551 (2014 VA17)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2487551
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1133911609865003 5.3679e-08  
a 3.120004719346471 4.838e-08 au
q 2.766223761936415 1.6757e-07 au
i 6.780955320325803 6.1052e-06 deg
node 84.36178296438746 5.7618e-05 deg
peri 195.2013136387423 6.5651e-05 deg
M 106.6342125146443 3.0261e-05 deg
tp 2458404.254150965026
(2018-Oct-12.75415096)
0.00016854 TDB
period 2012.942193605194
5.51
4.6821e-05
1.282e-07
d
yr
n .1788426916300251 4.1598e-09 deg/d
Q 3.473785676756528 5.3866e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      130  
   data-arc span      6655 days (18.22 yr)  
   first obs. used      2002-08-06  
   last obs. used      2020-10-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53949  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-12 02:26:08  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.75049 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.64495 au 
 T_jup = 3.196 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.0   n/a MPO456350  

487551 (2014 VA17)          Discovered 2009-Nov-10 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: Last Updated: 2017-03-14

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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
1904-Feb-08 08:08 00:08 Jupiter 1.96584052137204 1.96583709501893 1.96584394776304 3.57764974079126 3.45511748618435 2416518.838829659 8.37756382231201 482.146220667635 30.9917894824139 -74.1743516063193 2175118.26736951 T 13 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 02:26:09 2020-Nov-12 02:26
1966-Apr-09 21:13 00:04 Jupiter 1.71506548185148 1.71506421945413 1.71506674425535 2.44534235645019 2.23426846967249 2439225.384181085 3.76898487805774 206.883749118608 15.116460307536 -75.6883116176534 1824189.76475746 T 13 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 02:26:09 2020-Nov-12 02:26
1976-Jun-19 20:27 00:03 Jupiter 1.74432582092208 1.74432487262504 1.74432676922259 2.69524623110981 2.50862065463471 2442949.352171665 3.00881635238274 189.953978868965 21.1815850896919 -82.8415482402635 1776316.41985919 T 13 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 02:26:09 2020-Nov-12 02:26
2038-Aug-11 12:48 00:02 Jupiter 1.93635691167253 1.93635603192512 1.93635779142083 2.71388712687046 2.54761091272129 2465647.033480057 1.71944124772829 104.793768340833 14.9081559690426 -73.5714903207141 2083136.35349403 T 13 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 02:26:09 2020-Nov-12 02:26
2048-Oct-26 08:31 00:03 Jupiter 1.66755720865027 1.66755668588084 1.66755773141962 2.43183227306275 2.21312539135504 2469375.854558538 2.56272151825998 119.279787561396 16.7524553141219 -82.6964815945478 1855777.89046407 T 13 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 02:26:09 2020-Nov-12 02:26
2059-Jan-03 10:47 00:03 Jupiter 1.84917116172186 1.84916949804866 1.84917282540325 3.10022094182937 2.94877253016032 2473096.949562671 3.42979287099956 240.077165560052 28.02570353376 -76.7775193697848 1933291.41101038 T 13 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 02:26:09 2020-Nov-12 02:26
2121-Feb-27 16:09 00:08 Jupiter 1.81556527186849 1.8155623146922 1.8155682290742 2.47409086835393 2.27773090586598 2495797.172876172 8.02112314642685 415.591240830355 11.7811482187793 -72.8635825247078 1892022.52628119 T 13 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 02:26:09 2020-Nov-12 02:26
2131-May-16 00:10 00:09 Jupiter 1.68294107942109 1.68293962586895 1.68294253297332 2.54978556121517 2.3441007792901 2499526.507245704 8.91967725006356 131.218949727578 26.6749685682239 -77.7529990952736 1005502.09117725 T 13 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 02:26:09 2020-Nov-12 02:26
2141-Jul-25 04:49 00:10 Jupiter 1.9677605081807 1.96775628944617 1.96776472696904 3.65042414966048 3.53053770228824 2503249.700575007 9.57007468899458 571.967368963695 31.3857592494596 -72.7507223702911 2222905.11446875 T 13 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 02:26:09 2020-Nov-12 02:26
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