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100520 (1997 BU2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2100520
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1774195778056626 4.9368e-08  
a 2.535598683898559 1.0271e-08 au
q 2.085733835916683 1.2731e-07 au
i 6.724354991491434 4.8835e-06 deg
node 117.1520850624663 3.3099e-05 deg
peri 66.58708416031152 3.6839e-05 deg
M 298.7060368498671 1.8737e-05 deg
tp 2459451.592884344966
(2021-Aug-25.09288434)
7.7482e-05 TDB
period 1474.752711662305
4.04
8.9608e-06
2.453e-08
d
yr
n .2441087221966975 1.4832e-09 deg/d
Q 2.985463531880435 1.2093e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      788  
   data-arc span      8806 days (24.11 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-01-30  
   last obs. used      2021-03-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54587  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 15:32:33  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.09885 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.99802 au 
 T_jup = 3.417 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.6   n/a MPO299587  

100520 (1997 BU2)          Discovered 1997-Jan-30 by Kobayashi, T. at Oizumi
Reference: 20051019/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2005-10-26

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Alternate Designations
 1997 BU2 = 1998 MH 
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