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6374 Beslan (1986 PY4)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006374
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08175711749993426 7.7726e-08  
a 3.167905326179393 3.7077e-08 AU
q 2.908906518198277 2.6314e-07 AU
i 9.742121379589493 7.4339e-06 deg
node 163.7984859860922 3.2396e-05 deg
peri 213.8559505291418 5.2678e-05 deg
M 331.9268618780661 4.4895e-05 deg
tp 2457161.099866402428
(2015-May-18.59986640)
0.00025753 JED
period 2059.475918002262
5.64
3.6156e-05
9.899e-08
d
yr
n .1748017526464733 3.0688e-09 deg/d
Q 3.426904134160509 4.0108e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1090  
   data-arc span      10281 days (28.15 yr)  
   first obs. used      1986-08-08  
   last obs. used      2014-10-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .47726  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Oct-09 14:07:02  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.91494 AU 
 T_jup = 3.175 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.1 mag n/a MPO267733  

6374 Beslan           Discovered 1986 Aug. 8 by L. I. Chernykh at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
The North Ossetian town of Beslan was the site of an unprovoked and unspeakable attack on schoolchildren in Sept. 2004.
NOTE: some special characters may not display properly (any characters within {} are an attempt to place the proper accent above a character)
Reference: 20041126/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-12-06

Alternate Designations
 1986 PY4 = 1992 QK2 = 1993 XS2 
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