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(2006 BC8)
Classification: Apollo [NEO]          SPK-ID: 3313733
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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 .4315056959619624 0.00037476  
a 1.227078789519167 0.00037828 au
q .6975873024475363 0.00024481 au
i 6.893317839884516 0.0069203 deg
node 303.2950775211551 0.0030315 deg
peri 91.24411308189603 0.0014846 deg
M 242.9119448222161 2.2712 deg
tp 2459161.979424308572
(2020-Nov-08.47942431)
3.2069 TDB
period 496.4861075095898
1.36
0.22958
0.0006286
d
yr
n .7250958174958529 0.0003353 deg/d
Q 1.756570276590797 0.00054151 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      80  
   data-arc span      15 days  
   first obs. used      2006-01-23  
   last obs. used      2006-02-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      7  
   norm. resid. RMS      .68749  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2017-Apr-06 09:09:19  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .00141656 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 3.70244 au 
 T_jup = 5.110 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 25.1   n/a MPO98091  

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