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227641 Nothomb (2006 BD99)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2227641
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07516078551012745 1.1944e-07  
a 2.87170877492846 5.071e-08 au
q 2.655868887648511 3.4915e-07 au
i 2.480558059148099 1.4467e-05 deg
node 157.6557406571068 0.00022673 deg
peri 230.5983806727335 0.00024432 deg
M 167.1734101984293 8.6582e-05 deg
tp 2456775.082407898830
(2014-Apr-27.58240790)
0.00042476 JED
period 1777.497586510401
4.87
4.7082e-05
1.289e-07
d
yr
n .2025319205674733 5.3646e-09 deg/d
Q 3.087548662208409 5.4522e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      141  
   data-arc span      7830 days (21.44 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-10-09  
   last obs. used      2016-03-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50574  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Mar-24 23:54:48  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.65975 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.2751 au 
 T_jup = 3.292 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.5 mag n/a MPO268236  

227641 Nothomb           Discovered 2006 Jan. 28 by J.-C. Merlin at Nogales.
Amélie Nothomb (b. 1967) is a Belgian writer, born in Kobe (Japan), where her father was an ambassador. One of her most famous novels, Stupeurs et tremblements, won the Grand Prix du roman de l´Académie française in 1999.
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Reference: 20100130/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

Alternate Designations
 2006 BD99 = 2004 TS348 
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