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5941 Valencia (1982 UQ6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005941
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 19 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06232780288108766 4.1562e-08  
a 2.887307851454402 1.4e-08 au
q 2.707348296831936 1.1671e-07 au
i 1.299331150281329 4.737e-06 deg
node 217.0904832866634 0.00017506 deg
peri 191.4423821256428 0.00017879 deg
M 153.7612358350388 3.606e-05 deg
tp 2457835.110632678082
(2017-Mar-22.61063268)
0.00017933 TDB
period 1792.000244661802
4.91
1.3033e-05
3.568e-08
d
yr
n .2008928297149544 1.4611e-09 deg/d
Q 3.067267406076869 1.4872e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1790  
   data-arc span      17018 days (46.59 yr)  
   first obs. used      1972-10-06  
   last obs. used      2019-05-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47791  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 01:12:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.71664 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.17928 au 
 T_jup = 3.289 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.0   n/a MPO439121  
rotation period rot_per 10.16 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Chang, C.-K.; Ip, W.-H.; Cheng, Y.-C.; Ngeow, C.-C.; et al. (2014) Astrophys. J. 788, A17.]

5941 Valencia (1982 UQ6)          Discovered 1982-Oct-20 by Karachkina, L. G. at Nauchnyj
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1982 UQ6 = 1972 TZ6 = 1987 WY3 
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