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227641 Nothomb (2006 BD99)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2227641
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 5 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07400059531512963 1.4693e-07  
a 2.869001998591139 7.531e-08 AU
q 2.656694142735098 4.5556e-07 AU
i 2.477355191476275 1.7124e-05 deg
node 157.6707894910229 0.00027246 deg
peri 229.1585514352942 0.00029725 deg
M 6.629769437531791 0.00010739 deg
tp 2456767.811828521752
(2014-Apr-20.31182852)
0.00052949 JED
period 1774.985064420303
4.86
6.9889e-05
1.913e-07
d
yr
n .2028186080075966 7.9859e-09 deg/d
Q 3.08130985444718 8.0883e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      107  
   data-arc span      6933 days (18.98 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-10-09  
   last obs. used      2013-10-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51845  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-11 23:29:42  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.66012 AU 
 T_jup = 3.293 
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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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