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3749 Balam (1982 BG1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003749
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 43 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .109319944932942 6.1151e-08  
a 2.236539245619128 9.8714e-09 AU
q 1.992040898447681 1.3936e-07 AU
i 5.382338315680974 6.4306e-06 deg
node 295.7397835192869 5.4436e-05 deg
peri 174.0352853823116 6.1747e-05 deg
M 319.2834693570881 2.7071e-05 deg
tp 2457138.675637464039
(2015-Apr-26.17563746)
9.1876e-05 JED
period 1221.696168647252
3.34
8.0883e-06
2.214e-08
d
yr
n .2946722836976867 1.9509e-09 deg/d
Q 2.481037592790575 1.0951e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1149  
   data-arc span      21958 days (60.12 yr)  
   first obs. used      1954-12-06  
   last obs. used      2015-01-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .47927  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Feb-04 13:07:24  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.00874 AU 
 T_jup = 3.624 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.2 mag n/a MPO313449  
rotation period rot_per 2.80483 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-Feb); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Marchis, F.; Pollock, J.; Pravec, P.; Maek, M.; et al. (2008) CBET 1279.]
[Polishook, D.; Brosch, N.; Prialnik, D. (2011) Icarus 212, 167-174.]
[Pravec, P.; Wolf, M.; Sarounova, L. (2012) http://www.asu.cas.cz/~ppravec/neo.htm]
[Polishook, D. (2014) Icarus 241, 79-96.]

3749 Balam (1982 BG1)          Discovered 1982-Jan-24 by Bowell, E. at Flagstaff (AM) (688)
Discovered at the Anderson Mesa station, which is operated by the Lowell Observatory.
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1982 BG1 = 1954 XM = 1962 ED = 1974 YO 
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