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6374 Beslan (1986 PY4)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006374
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 36 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07694248766960347 3.2577e-08  
a 3.168155824832384 1.7103e-08 au
q 2.924390034344836 1.0506e-07 au
i 9.734158503104796 3.9162e-06 deg
node 163.4226890765929 1.7104e-05 deg
peri 216.1310313425523 2.8556e-05 deg
M 319.2210593158623 2.1269e-05 deg
tp 2459233.814466174240
(2021-Jan-19.31446617)
0.00012113 TDB
period 2059.720199043779
5.64
1.6678e-05
4.566e-08
d
yr
n .1747810213091707 1.4153e-09 deg/d
Q 3.411921615319932 1.8418e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2549  
   data-arc span      12496 days (34.21 yr)  
   first obs. used      1986-08-08  
   last obs. used      2020-10-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .43319  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-13 03:36:14  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.93151 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.01993 au 
 T_jup = 3.176 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.2   n/a MPO452257  
diameter diameter 16.233 km 5.490 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016AJ....152...63N)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.048   0.023 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2015ApJ...814..117N)  

6374 Beslan           Discovered 1986 Aug. 8 by L. I. Chernykh at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
The North Ossetian town of Beslan was the site of an unprovoked and unspeakable attack on schoolchildren in Sept. 2004.
NOTE: some special characters may not display properly (any characters within {} are an attempt to place the proper accent above a character)
Reference: 20041126/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2004-12-06

Alternate Designations
 1986 PY4 = 1992 QK2 = 1993 XS2 
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