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79445 (1997 VT6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2079445
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1423877513701637 6.1396e-08  
a 2.978368263338514 2.5363e-08 au
q 2.554285103569483 1.8335e-07 au
i 22.87006517530531 7.0395e-06 deg
node 153.217808198789 1.8764e-05 deg
peri 304.0391792882149 3.577e-05 deg
M 181.4772505559471 3.1618e-05 deg
tp 2460327.515874752495
(2024-Jan-18.01587475)
0.0001717 TDB
period 1877.439799435396
5.14
2.3982e-05
6.566e-08
d
yr
n .1917504892078367 2.4494e-09 deg/d
Q 3.402451423107544 2.8975e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      405  
   data-arc span      8222 days (22.51 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-11-09  
   last obs. used      2020-05-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .63058  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 13:41:54  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.63151 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.82314 au 
 T_jup = 3.127 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.1   n/a MPO296682  
diameter diameter 5.031 km 0.267 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.077   0.017 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

79445 (1997 VT6)          Discovered 1997-Nov-09 by Tucker, R. A. at Goodricke-Pigott
Reference: 20040504/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-07-16

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