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75063 Koestler (1999 VO8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2075063
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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 .1129187662837444 3.4485e-08  
a 2.390807103157099 9.4224e-09 au
q 2.120840114646187 8.1008e-08 au
i 5.909508144004212 4.7931e-06 deg
node 193.7081881087833 3.6976e-05 deg
peri 251.9875382077671 4.2787e-05 deg
M 177.0061622753622 2.2309e-05 deg
tp 2458336.602369819901
(2018-Aug-06.10236982)
8.2799e-05 TDB
period 1350.253255550656
3.70
7.9822e-06
2.185e-08
d
yr
n .2666166502617954 1.5761e-09 deg/d
Q 2.660774091668011 1.0486e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1256  
   data-arc span      7195 days (19.70 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-10-08  
   last obs. used      2019-06-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53602  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 17:26:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.14561 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.5384 au 
 T_jup = 3.516 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.1   n/a MPO474637  

75063 Koestler           Discovered 1999 Nov. 1 by Stefano Sposetti at Gnosca.
Arthur Koestler (1905-1983) was a journalist and writer. He wrote "The Sleepwalkers: A History of Man's Changing Vision of the Universe".
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