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1663 van den Bos (1926 PE)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001663
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 6 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1793114492983919 4.8229e-08  
a 2.240368075104894 8.614e-09 AU
q 1.838644428595986 1.0755e-07 AU
i 5.362984757475772 5.0169e-06 deg
node 83.26803685574941 5.7822e-05 deg
peri 275.0088091148788 5.9477e-05 deg
M 99.32407974908884 1.556e-05 deg
tp 2456662.567828396067
(2014-Jan-05.06782840)
5.2177e-05 JED
period 1224.834723711918
3.35
7.0641e-06
1.934e-08
d
yr
n .2939172061590509 1.6951e-09 deg/d
Q 2.642091721613801 1.0159e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1249  
   data-arc span      31658 days (86.67 yr)  
   first obs. used      1928-02-24  
   last obs. used      2014-10-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .48745  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Nov-10 12:47:22  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .844582 AU 
 T_jup = 3.608 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.8 mag n/a MPO265965  
diameter diameter 12.13 km 0.8 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 3
rotation period rot_per 740. h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2014-Mar-01) Published Reference List:
[Stephens, R.D.; Higgins, D. (2011) Minor Planet Bul. 38, 72.]
[Stephens, R.D. (2011) Minor Planet Bul. 38, 165-166.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.1584   0.024 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 3

1663 van den Bos (1926 PE)          Discovered 1926-Aug-04 by Wood, H. E. at Johannesburg (UO)
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1926 PE = 1928 DD = 1936 OM = 1948 BE = 1948 EG1 = 1949 KE = 1950 XD = 1963 SC 
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