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24948 Babote (1997 NU6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2024948
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459200.5 (2020-Dec-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09050770863439753 3.901e-08  
a 2.809068884296499 1.2308e-08 au
q 2.55482649618264 1.1054e-07 au
i 8.36270626068308 4.3663e-06 deg
node 237.4972059964453 2.1523e-05 deg
peri 356.1124103566557 2.9185e-05 deg
M 44.56185601304957 1.8119e-05 deg
tp 2458987.635724551798
(2020-May-18.13572455)
8.6899e-05 TDB
period 1719.657707679675
4.71
1.1302e-05
3.094e-08
d
yr
n .2093439865342424 1.3759e-09 deg/d
Q 3.063311272410359 1.3422e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1773  
   data-arc span      8445 days (23.12 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-07-09  
   last obs. used      2020-08-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46087  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-13 04:51:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.54225 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.93859 au 
 T_jup = 3.300 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.20   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 4.173 km 0.407 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.279   0.046 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

24948 Babote           Discovered 1997 July 9 at Pises.
The Babote tower, the former astronomical observatory at Montpellier, is now the meeting place of the members of the Montpellier astronomical society.
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Reference: 20020328/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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