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25613 Bubenicek (2000 AL24)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2025613
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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 .07951525032027984 3.8139e-08  
a 2.673025372524461 1.3929e-08 au
q 2.46047909091572 1.0541e-07 au
i 3.200235707028436 4.9202e-06 deg
node 67.80043720048342 7.4194e-05 deg
peri 272.4695343508616 8.1257e-05 deg
M 354.7467765827919 3.4639e-05 deg
tp 2459023.793053239951
0.00015364 TDB
period 1596.257859300988
n .2255274722078088 1.7629e-09 deg/d
Q 2.885571654133203 1.5037e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      999  
   data-arc span      8094 days (22.16 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-05-07  
   last obs. used      2019-07-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .59022  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-23 00:31:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.45431 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.40403 au 
 T_jup = 3.373 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.8   n/a MPO395252  
diameter diameter 3.161 km 0.898 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
geometric albedo albedo 0.213   0.137 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

25613 Bubeníček           Discovered 2000 Jan. 3 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research Team at Socorro.
Petr Bubeníček (b. 1990) was awarded first place in the 2009 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair for his electrical and mechanical engineering team project. He attends the Gymnazium Aloise Jiraska, Litomyšl, Czech Republic.
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Reference: 20100428/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-03

Alternate Designations
 2000 AL24 = 1998 RS52 
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