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23277 Benhughes (2000 YC104)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2023277
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 6 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03291288778923398 7.6413e-08  
a 2.251621820409919 2.0102e-08 AU
q 2.177514444090977 1.7293e-07 AU
i 7.723501279271228 8.9019e-06 deg
node 116.1543797953458 5.7079e-05 deg
peri 139.6984398697521 0.00015088 deg
M 239.8628609558568 0.00014223 deg
tp 2457212.328487276175
(2015-Jul-08.82848728)
0.000488 JED
period 1234.075129464728
3.38
1.6526e-05
4.525e-08
d
yr
n .2917164371962893 3.9065e-09 deg/d
Q 2.325729196728862 2.0763e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      453  
   data-arc span      8894 days (24.35 yr)  
   first obs. used      1989-11-06  
   last obs. used      2014-03-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54078  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Apr-17 14:19:27  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.16647 AU 
 T_jup = 3.614 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.3 mag n/a MPO244387  

23277 Benhughes           Discovered 2000 Dec. 28 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team in Socorro.
Benjamin Fitzroy Hughes (b. 1990) was awarded second place in the 2007 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for his plant sciences project. He attends the Sydney Church of England Grammar School, North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
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Reference: 20070828/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-08-30

Alternate Designations
 2000 YC104 = 1989 VC4 = 1999 VJ199 
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