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452738 (2006 BT63)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2452738
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1920019144105813 6.2565e-08  
a 3.104725276841702 4.1219e-08 au
q 2.508612079969173 2.1619e-07 au
i 8.672829798486561 6.3586e-06 deg
node 133.766815544614 3.4728e-05 deg
peri 260.0260795333007 4.0127e-05 deg
M 299.4746227903898 1.8847e-05 deg
tp 2459336.445011860931
(2021-May-01.94501186)
0.00010774 TDB
period 1998.173490949056
5.47
3.9793e-05
1.089e-07
d
yr
n .1801645360779027 3.5879e-09 deg/d
Q 3.700838473714231 4.9134e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      159  
   data-arc span      8119 days (22.23 yr)  
   first obs. used      1998-07-27  
   last obs. used      2020-10-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .54519  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-12 06:37:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.53279 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.83274 au 
 T_jup = 3.175 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.3   n/a MPO477166  

452738 (2006 BT63)          Discovered 2006-Jan-10 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: Last Updated: 2016-01-04

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
1958-Oct-26 23:16 00:04 Jupiter 1.82356867908502 1.82356804399077 1.82356931417855 1.45446300530727 1.08926130993423 2436503.469365838 3.90073731516744 362.940581717321 103.638668784133 -67.0738968303985 1784937.35613453 T 10 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 06:37:30 2020-Nov-12 06:37
1968-Sep-23 18:00 00:03 Jupiter 1.99495530997888 1.99495396089764 1.99495665906295 2.9656612952183 2.81886191867494 2440123.250135277 2.85260202516869 169.362307639354 27.1294380131403 80.1248825832167 1591878.73365499 T 10 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 06:37:30 2020-Nov-12 06:37
2019-Jul-05 14:10 < 00:01 Jupiter 1.90424389665608 1.90424318365119 1.90424460966063 2.43671870981494 2.24677157148225 2458670.090594639 0.403296670715354 98.1687690201402 21.6285769486258 -89.7835759785707 1644886.11907266 T 10 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 06:37:30 2020-Nov-12 06:37
2029-May-09 18:23 < 00:01 Jupiter 1.84210136076936 1.84210069523797 1.84210202630024 1.71288574331864 1.41927839966505 2462266.266167174 0.90527970209692 93.0489640892764 69.5050491390903 -60.934645969714 1365032.75868115 T 10 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 06:37:30 2020-Nov-12 06:37
2090-Jan-17 22:06 00:05 Jupiter 1.83414842229491 1.83414754033121 1.83414930425684 1.73017037065588 1.4387062180955 2484434.420496368 4.7169947909435 239.000509018525 110.273630456375 24.4694896117662 640825.266887347 T 10 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 06:37:30 2020-Nov-12 06:37
2099-Nov-26 23:16 00:05 Jupiter 1.9157404590543 1.91573915621118 1.91574176190841 2.27307716015913 2.06944506509749 2488034.469386031 5.26146479265123 320.431573008579 25.2045710263027 -84.3910169380725 1359839.67040718 T 10 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 06:37:30 2020-Nov-12 06:37
2150-Sep-12 16:39 00:08 Jupiter 1.96700318852973 1.96700082297149 1.96700555411715 3.29317185022206 3.15970716573476 2506586.194017543 8.01795019926594 430.781617598245 26.5511614192891 82.4586121659048 1326235.83303952 T 10 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 06:37:30 2020-Nov-12 06:37
2160-Jul-31 07:59 00:09 Jupiter 1.81630187693678 1.81630123385465 1.81630252002097 1.41111554459347 1.02886245065843 2510195.832803737 9.43867536261631 896.196047144534 149.11225360611 75.751465598625 1709660.13935126 T 10 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 06:37:30 2020-Nov-12 06:37

Alternate Designations
 2006 BT63 = 2015 VA4 
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