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23403 Boudewijnbuch (1971 FB)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2023403
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 3 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2374925360355533 9.3877e-08  
a 2.404858058882941 1.9603e-08 AU
q 1.833722219673293 2.2432e-07 AU
i 26.09552181270983 1.205e-05 deg
node 185.5959539345864 1.7119e-05 deg
peri 315.3443067938745 2.6983e-05 deg
M 289.0730895551451 2.2285e-05 deg
tp 2457268.874433678930
(2015-Sep-03.37443368)
8.5222e-05 JED
period 1362.174039704323
3.73
1.6655e-05
4.56e-08
d
yr
n .2642834098336969 3.2314e-09 deg/d
Q 2.975993898092588 2.4258e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      313  
   data-arc span      15456 days (42.32 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-03-24  
   last obs. used      2013-07-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .47847  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 23:31:40  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .898109 AU 
 T_jup = 3.350 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.1 mag n/a MPO266078  

23403 Boudewijnbuch           Discovered 1971 Mar. 24 by T. Gehrels at Palomar.
Boudewijn Maria Ignatius Büch (1948-2002) was a Dutch writer, poet and television presenter. He is well known for his successful novel De kleine blonde dood ("Little blond death", 1985), on which a film was based in 1993. The name was suggested by C. E. Koppeschaar.
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