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70894 (1999 VY170)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2070894
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 21 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .02129667921078669 4.4353e-08  
a 2.775897117912808 1.6399e-08 au
q 2.716779727470471 1.2416e-07 au
i 4.978500573002713 3.9599e-06 deg
node 280.8790693776152 5.3621e-05 deg
peri 86.18173389978867 0.00011859 deg
M 215.5932724279565 0.00010848 deg
tp 2459678.123410461850
(2022-Apr-08.62341046)
0.00051157 TDB
period 1689.287139649113
4.63
1.4969e-05
4.098e-08
d
yr
n .2131076425969694 1.8884e-09 deg/d
Q 2.835014508355144 1.6748e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      753  
   data-arc span      8975 days (24.57 yr)  
   first obs. used      1995-11-27  
   last obs. used      2020-06-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53763  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-12 21:58:41  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.71869 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.27313 au 
 T_jup = 3.329 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.0   n/a MPO337796  

70894 (1999 VY170)          Discovered 1999-Nov-14 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20031109/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

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Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
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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
2037-Jul-17 03:22 00:01 Europ 0.0455759185867896 0.0455746882671369 0.0455771494629332 4.04276128438792 4.04276122670354 2465256.640605389 1.27329698715419 310.362098855632 34.6665579222957 -80.559452878636 193916.177786543 T 21 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 21:58:43 2020-Nov-12 21:58
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