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59070 (1998 VG6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2059070
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2305570855824373 4.1416e-08  
a 2.39011312973841 1.173e-08 au
q 1.839055612333604 1e-07 au
i 6.707598705803171 5.0154e-06 deg
node 8.451220543402679 3.7865e-05 deg
peri 24.58185948044242 3.9632e-05 deg
M 309.8662428637808 1.6375e-05 deg
tp 2459188.454992219372
(2020-Dec-04.95499222)
6.2413e-05 TDB
period 1349.665396413912
3.70
9.9356e-06
2.72e-08
d
yr
n .2667327775880802 1.9636e-09 deg/d
Q 2.941170647143215 1.4434e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      861  
   data-arc span      23477 days (64.28 yr)  
   first obs. used      1955-03-14  
   last obs. used      2019-06-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .59074  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 12:42:13  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .847126 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.51705 au 
 T_jup = 3.487 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.0   n/a MPO439480  
diameter diameter 2.625 km 0.057 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.254   0.025 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

59070 (1998 VG6)          Discovered 1998-Nov-11 by Shimizu, Y., Urata, T. at Nachi-Katsuura
Reference: 20030614/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1998 VG6 = 2000 GB16 
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