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79796 (1998 VX6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2079796
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3769658632169012 5.9559e-08  
a 2.766033926617949 1.8744e-08 au
q 1.723333559783179 1.584e-07 au
i 29.0960473648732 1.2233e-05 deg
node 33.04788504409753 1.2559e-05 deg
peri 95.54148567922718 2.188e-05 deg
M 202.0931850075174 1.505e-05 deg
tp 2459737.526416061003
(2022-Jun-07.02641606)
7.5057e-05 TDB
period 1680.291694785892
4.60
1.708e-05
4.676e-08
d
yr
n .2142485147769967 2.1778e-09 deg/d
Q 3.808734293452719 2.581e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      689  
   data-arc span      15567 days (42.62 yr)  
   first obs. used      1975-12-03  
   last obs. used      2018-07-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47928  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 18:47:04  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .96199 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.08265 au 
 T_jup = 3.061 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.0   n/a MPO395718  
diameter diameter 6.152 km 1.652 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.141   0.079 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

79796 (1998 VX6)          Discovered 1998-Nov-11 by LINEAR at Socorro
Reference: 20040504/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-07-16

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Alternate Designations
 1998 VX6 = 1975 XH7 
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