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2170 Byelorussia (1971 SZ)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2002170
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1814202845291941 4.2678e-08  
a 2.405809055864444 8.2802e-09 au
q 1.969346492426605 1.0243e-07 au
i 2.080805405948827 3.8885e-06 deg
node 255.8308917575824 0.00012127 deg
peri 116.2898978379282 0.00012165 deg
M 263.8100921735842 1.0632e-05 deg
tp 2458964.680902341599
(2020-Apr-25.18090234)
4.1098e-05 TDB
period 1362.982123650309
3.73
7.0366e-06
1.927e-08
d
yr
n .2641267216593097 1.3636e-09 deg/d
Q 2.842271619302283 9.7825e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1692  
   data-arc span      25517 days (69.86 yr)  
   first obs. used      1949-12-14  
   last obs. used      2019-10-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49898  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 02:13:09  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .969815 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.6265 au 
 T_jup = 3.499 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9   n/a MPO344314  
diameter diameter 9.427 km 0.117 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
rotation period rot_per 6.768 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.049   0.009 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

2170 Byelorussia           Discovered 1971 Sept. 16 at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Named for one of the Soviet Socialist Republics.
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Reference: MPC 5285Last Updated: 2007-10-23

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Alternate Designations
 1971 SZ = 1949 XH = 1975 XC6 
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