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6609 (1992 BN)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006609
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1185232943352583 5.8112e-08  
a 2.994729267727955 2.6827e-08 AU
q 2.639784089274622 1.7999e-07 AU
i 11.38577952435141 6.0703e-06 deg
node 121.4260349183404 3.2564e-05 deg
peri 241.0498741495963 4.2554e-05 deg
M 273.0001010520192 3.0032e-05 deg
tp 2457457.957787100769
(2016-Mar-10.45778710)
0.00016036 JED
period 1892.93097288246
5.18
2.5436e-05
6.964e-08
d
yr
n .19018126131235 2.5555e-09 deg/d
Q 3.349674446181288 3.0007e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1200  
   data-arc span      13086 days (35.83 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-09-01  
   last obs. used      2015-06-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53165  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jul-06 11:54:34  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.65817 AU 
 T_jup = 3.214 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.9 mag n/a MPO302105  

6609 (1992 BN)          Discovered 1992-Jan-28 by Ueda, S., Kaneda, H. at Kushiro
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1992 BN = 1971 BP1 = 1979 RB = 1993 HU 
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