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24948 Babote (1997 NU6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2024948
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08983771734960883 4.0156e-08  
a 2.807414354053018 1.551e-08 au
q 2.555202656830369 1.1483e-07 au
i 8.36641745705232 4.5003e-06 deg
node 237.5136250960517 2.9778e-05 deg
peri 355.7971084009633 3.868e-05 deg
M 279.1366544304916 2.607e-05 deg
tp 2458986.428992522164
(2020-May-16.92899252)
0.00012528 TDB
period 1718.138624236788
4.70
1.4238e-05
3.898e-08
d
yr
n .2095290769450661 1.7364e-09 deg/d
Q 3.059626051275667 1.6903e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1440  
   data-arc span      7944 days (21.75 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-07-09  
   last obs. used      2019-04-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49708  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-13 00:41:01  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.54399 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.94346 au 
 T_jup = 3.301 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.1   n/a MPO337469  
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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