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160461 (2006 BG38)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2160461
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1583521715378986 3.9413e-08  
a 2.408876118715761 1.4354e-08 au
q 2.027425354351335 9.7049e-08 au
i 2.562126862441927 4.1613e-06 deg
node 172.6087387711357 9.1042e-05 deg
peri 100.2105191108467 9.2932e-05 deg
M 238.2968697193465 2.2827e-05 deg
tp 2459662.156945690436
(2022-Mar-23.65694569)
8.9385e-05 TDB
period 1365.589365411551
3.74
1.2206e-05
3.342e-08
d
yr
n .2636224395988218 2.3563e-09 deg/d
Q 2.790326883080187 1.6627e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      564  
   data-arc span      9513 days (26.05 yr)  
   first obs. used      1995-03-23  
   last obs. used      2021-04-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53801  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-04 09:49:33  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.01127 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.31142 au 
 T_jup = 3.502 
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457623.5 (2016-Aug-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 26 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1590301783515471 3.9274e-08  
q 2.024894128309884 9.6673e-08 au
tp 2458296.648210427457
(2018-Jun-27.14821043)
8.1285e-05 TDB
node 172.6401324281289 9.1025e-05 deg
peri 100.2390478436364 9.2913e-05 deg
i 2.562433716466955 4.1631e-06 deg
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      564  
   data-arc span      9513 days (26.05 yr)  
   first obs. used      1995-03-23  
   last obs. used      2021-04-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .53801  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-May-04 09:49:33  

Additional Information
 Jupiter MOID = 2.31142 au 
 T_jup = 3.502 
Orbit Covariance (6×6)
  e q tp node peri i
e 1.542436017397686E-15 -3.767745582510596E-15 -1.459303167576376E-12 1.090643485627264E-14 -3.266929125823532E-13 -3.697749618390158E-16
q -3.767745582510596E-15 9.345676061699733E-15 4.105244170450742E-12 -2.454878567198412E-14 9.070966854708517E-13 1.231870611871969E-15
tp -1.459303167576376E-12 4.105244170450742E-12 6.607296828836394E-9 5.269352857799449E-13 1.528046387808065E-9 3.066195435224328E-12
node 1.090643485627264E-14 -2.454878567198412E-14 5.269352857799449E-13 8.285618320633429E-9 -8.276647022558643E-9 1.073093643384321E-10
peri -3.266929125823532E-13 9.070966854708517E-13 1.528046387808065E-9 -8.276647022558643E-9 8.63291618621484E-9 -1.064987055643659E-10
i -3.697749618390158E-16 1.231870611871969E-15 3.066195435224328E-12 1.073093643384321E-10 -1.064987055643659E-10 1.7331543809085E-11

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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.34   n/a MPCxxxxx  

160461 (2006 BG38)          Discovered 2006-Jan-23 by Mt. Lemmon Survey at Mount Lemmon
Reference: 20070730/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2007-08-06

Alternate Designations
 2006 BG38 = 1995 FC 
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