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6086 Vrchlicky (1987 VU)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006086
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 41 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .16895830072647 2.3794e-08  
a 2.721416537817423 9.8936e-09 au
q 2.261610624018878 6.4847e-08 au
i 8.940021323783212 7.9674e-07 deg
node 65.1713912287431 2.8942e-06 deg
peri 324.0619357209717 4.841e-06 deg
M 143.4767959131651 4.4459e-06 deg
tp 2458546.963082899339
(2019-Mar-04.46308290)
1.772e-05 TDB
period 1639.800280308948
4.49
8.9421e-06
2.448e-08
d
yr
n .2195389306386591 1.1972e-09 deg/d
Q 3.181222451615968 1.1565e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3200  
   data-arc span      22033 days (60.32 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-11-17  
   last obs. used      2021-03-15  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .40366  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-12 18:19:01  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.2734 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.26673 au 
 T_jup = 3.320 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457165.5 (2015-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 41 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1662429419993846 2.372e-08  
q 2.270131462765284 6.4506e-08 au
tp 2456902.191099208989
(2014-Sep-01.69109921)
1.4153e-05 TDB
node 65.36629952313004 2.8995e-06 deg
peri 323.2801089993071 4.936e-06 deg
i 8.927856172896904 7.9594e-07 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      3200  
   data-arc span      22033 days (60.32 yr)  
   first obs. used      1960-11-17  
   last obs. used      2021-03-15  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .40366  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-12 18:19:01  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.26673 au 
 T_jup = 3.320 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 5.626266900213967E-16 -1.517525550853946E-15 -9.802975907881394E-14 2.706662792961565E-15 -6.656961523427359E-14 -4.646003984757086E-15
q -1.517525550853946E-15 4.161038397734591E-15 2.897979527608741E-13 -7.166306603763078E-15 1.881648148043024E-13 1.269902657608919E-14
tp -9.802975907881394E-14 2.897979527608741E-13 2.003180858547302E-10 1.074573501121183E-11 4.860054387070028E-11 2.71120267955737E-12
node 2.706662792961565E-15 -7.166306603763078E-15 1.074573501121183E-11 8.406859186217004E-12 -6.149573556137482E-12 -3.931537864596713E-13
peri -6.656961523427359E-14 1.881648148043024E-13 4.860054387070028E-11 -6.149573556137482E-12 2.436447489303207E-11 1.455106259806588E-12
i -4.646003984757086E-15 1.269902657608919E-14 2.71120267955737E-12 -3.931537864596713E-13 1.455106259806588E-12 6.335237542152744E-13

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.37   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 7.618 km 0.405 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
rotation period rot_per 2.76772 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2020-October); 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:
[Pal, A.; Szakats, R.; Kiss, C.; Bodi, A.; et al. (2019) Ap. J. Supl. Ser. 247, id.26.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.401   0.047 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B Sl   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 based on a high-resolution spectrum by Xu et al. (1995) or Bus and Binzel (2002)

6086 Vrchlický           Discovered 1987 Nov. 15 by Z. Vavrova at Klet.
Jaroslav Vrchlický (1853-1912), born Emil Frída, was a Czech poet and one of most prolific of all Czech writers. His works included lyric and epic poetry, plays and Czech translations of major European writers.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2016-08-18Last Updated: 2016-11-23

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Alternate Designations
 1987 VU = 1960 WA = 1969 TN6 = 1969 VD3 
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