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268597 (2006 BK242)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2268597
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 18 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1625493606163882 9.5512e-08  
a 2.813254205367684 3.1521e-08 au
q 2.355961533033802 2.6019e-07 au
i 8.944902345277143 7.8026e-06 deg
node 343.1815831174048 3.8365e-05 deg
peri 5.54839571307245 4.2095e-05 deg
M 73.3647963324527 1.894e-05 deg
tp 2458249.265548879623
(2018-May-10.76554888)
8.8532e-05 TDB
period 1723.502397939641
4.72
2.8966e-05
7.93e-08
d
yr
n .2088769939806069 3.5105e-09 deg/d
Q 3.270546877701566 3.6645e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      281  
   data-arc span      7080 days (19.38 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-09-05  
   last obs. used      2019-01-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51419  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Jul-14 06:49:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.34867 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.14722 au 
 T_jup = 3.283 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.7   n/a MPO454995  

268597 (2006 BK242)          Discovered 2006-Jan-31 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20110319/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2011-03-23

Alternate Designations
 2006 BK242 = 1999 TL335 
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