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15953 (1998 BD8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2015953
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 41 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1908506851480339 1.7368e-08  
a 2.623104194375769 1.0888e-08 au
q 2.122482961664472 4.8538e-08 au
i 12.91381152691134 1.3441e-06 deg
node 327.1665912184122 3.0657e-06 deg
peri 48.27738431463735 7.3624e-06 deg
M 287.816720368312 8.4224e-06 deg
tp 2459707.640001290300
(2022-May-08.14000129)
3.7331e-05 TDB
period 1551.749948686678
4.25
9.6611e-06
2.645e-08
d
yr
n .231996141069433 1.4444e-09 deg/d
Q 3.123725427087066 1.2965e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2350  
   data-arc span      13876 days (37.99 yr)  
   first obs. used      1983-08-13  
   last obs. used      2021-08-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .41668  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-24 21:33:45  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.1434 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.4265 au 
 T_jup = 3.342 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.03   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 6.680 km 0.132 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.251   0.033 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  

15953 (1998 BD8)          Discovered 1998-Jan-25 by Kobayashi, T. at Oizumi
Reference: 20000726/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-04-19

Alternate Designations
 1998 BD8 = 1979 SM12 = 1983 PS 
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