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5801 Vasarely (1984 BK)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005801
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 34 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1019214152668431 3.6631e-08  
a 2.371690593781226 7.9771e-09 au
q 2.129964531887984 8.7171e-08 au
i 4.245373634379463 3.5656e-06 deg
node 304.2817826522822 5.3812e-05 deg
peri 82.04268950896252 5.6962e-05 deg
M 317.5005695005822 1.7464e-05 deg
tp 2458757.994750689207
(2019-Oct-01.49475069)
6.4596e-05 TDB
period 1334.091059147049
3.65
6.7308e-06
1.843e-08
d
yr
n .2698466476719858 1.3614e-09 deg/d
Q 2.613416655674468 8.7901e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2119  
   data-arc span      24216 days (66.30 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-08-16  
   last obs. used      2019-12-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .45853  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-13 22:04:36  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.13811 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.78505 au 
 T_jup = 3.533 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.6   n/a MPO439119  
diameter diameter 12.510 km 0.119 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.052   0.008 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

5801 Vasarely           Discovered 1984 Jan. 26 by A. Mrkos at Klet.
Victor Vasarely (1908-1997), painter, sculptor, and graphic artist of Hungarian birth, is considered the founder of the Op Art movement. The name was suggested by J. Ticha.
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Reference: 20001111/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

Alternate Designations
 1984 BK = 1973 AF2 = 1979 VE2 = 1986 RS10 = 1986 VV8 
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