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172700 (2004 BJ24)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2172700
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 17 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2324545126252925 4.9966e-08  
a 2.523433891267607 1.4415e-08 au
q 1.93685029593085 1.2525e-07 au
i 5.046941398179579 8.3524e-06 deg
node 285.9698575133987 4.5757e-05 deg
peri 69.28113386208611 5.0014e-05 deg
M 125.2200274097758 2.1668e-05 deg
tp 2458491.218831154737
(2019-Jan-07.71883115)
8.7025e-05 TDB
period 1464.152536752931
4.01
1.2546e-05
3.435e-08
d
yr
n .2458760210861474 2.1068e-09 deg/d
Q 3.110017486604364 1.7766e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      426  
   data-arc span      7891 days (21.60 yr)  
   first obs. used      1998-06-26  
   last obs. used      2020-02-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47512  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-24 16:52:58  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .938994 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.36713 au 
 T_jup = 3.411 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.8   n/a MPO454184  

172700 (2004 BJ24)          Discovered 2004-Jan-19 by LONEOS at Anderson Mesa
Reference: 20071224/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2007-12-22

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Alternate Designations
 2004 BJ24 = 2004 AW26 
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