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15406 Bleibtreu (1997 WV12)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015406
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .01994484397902049 3.6328e-08  
a 2.735486538139408 1.3143e-08 au
q 2.680927685929506 9.7443e-08 au
i 4.99754736402618 4.042e-06 deg
node 40.22575160503281 4.4929e-05 deg
peri 183.6324931268692 0.00011154 deg
M 85.31867040954319 0.00010194 deg
tp 2458208.855639055451
(2018-Mar-31.35563906)
0.00046827 TDB
period 1652.533604464928
4.52
1.191e-05
3.261e-08
d
yr
n .2178473097474856 1.5701e-09 deg/d
Q 2.790045390349309 1.3405e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1200  
   data-arc span      9916 days (27.15 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-09-03  
   last obs. used      2019-10-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54233  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 03:56:04  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.67113 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.17255 au 
 T_jup = 3.346 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.4   n/a MPO492923  
diameter diameter 5.225 km 0.106 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.135   0.031 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

15406 Bleibtreu           Discovered 1997 Nov. 23 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak.
Hermann Karl Bleibtreu (b. 1933), professor emeritus of anthropology at the University of Arizona, as dean of the college of liberal arts supported formation in 1972-1973 of the department of planetary sciences as the teaching organization associated with the university's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory.
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Reference: 20040713/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-07-14

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Alternate Designations
 1997 WV12 = 1992 SB23 
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