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268528 (2005 YN254)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2268528
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .13232564563812 1.0379e-07  
a 2.605106735823973 2.2888e-08 au
q 2.26038430504985 2.6853e-07 au
i 5.21393331146399 9.2477e-06 deg
node 18.12864844134944 5.647e-05 deg
peri 356.1660057847949 6.0371e-05 deg
M 228.8565341863665 1.8261e-05 deg
tp 2459559.975232820174
(2021-Dec-11.47523282)
7.8052e-05 TDB
period 1535.807236492329
4.20
2.024e-05
5.541e-08
d
yr
n .2344044170687812 3.0892e-09 deg/d
Q 2.949829166598095 2.5917e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      247  
   data-arc span      8147 days (22.31 yr)  
   first obs. used      1996-11-06  
   last obs. used      2019-02-26  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .59164  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-14 09:11:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.26122 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.51399 au 
 T_jup = 3.394 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.3   n/a MPO437234  

268528 (2005 YN254)          Discovered 2005-Dec-30 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20110319/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2011-03-23

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