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12657 Bonch-Bruevich (1971 QO1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2012657
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1031672462513672 8.8182e-08  
a 3.02112048470264 3.7869e-08 AU
q 2.709439803702273 2.63e-07 AU
i 9.445986138878531 8.9235e-06 deg
node 321.3806338030705 5.1395e-05 deg
peri 34.38163087647204 6.4984e-05 deg
M 83.44593345658026 3.7621e-05 deg
tp 2456555.916672773205
(2013-Sep-20.41667277)
0.00020089 JED
period 1918.008357889908
5.25
3.6063e-05
9.874e-08
d
yr
n .1876946982629695 3.529e-09 deg/d
Q 3.332801165703008 4.1776e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      848  
   data-arc span      15489 days (42.41 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-08-30  
   last obs. used      2014-01-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54107  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 20:26:04  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.71003 AU 
 T_jup = 3.218 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.4 mag n/a MPO263462  

12657 Bonch-Bruevich           Discovered 1971 Aug. 30 by T. M. Smirnova at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Aleksej Mikhajlovich Bonch-Bruevich (b. 1916), a corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, is renowned for his research in the field of laser radiation interaction with absorbing and transparent environments. He is founder of a new scientific branch on power optics.
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Reference: 20010705/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-05-11

Alternate Designations
 1971 QO1 = 1971 SC4 = 1982 VV1 = 1984 CE1 = 1998 XA32 
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