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461822 (2006 BB72)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2461822
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05555219837983773 1.2825e-07  
a 2.859706231245377 4.4813e-08 au
q 2.700843263379176 3.7237e-07 au
i 11.61742061364449 1.1267e-05 deg
node 118.5224231798842 6.1829e-05 deg
peri 30.74048176737617 0.00025604 deg
M 255.4726607342877 0.00023379 deg
tp 2459113.370777310585
(2020-Sep-20.87077731)
0.001148 TDB
period 1766.365442082724
4.84
4.1519e-05
1.137e-07
d
yr
n .2038083351401641 4.7906e-09 deg/d
Q 3.018569199111578 4.7302e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      60  
   data-arc span      6937 days (18.99 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-04-07  
   last obs. used      2016-04-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .69679  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2017-Apr-09 09:00:15  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.7204 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.02599 au 
 T_jup = 3.270 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 17.0   n/a MPO377730  

461822 (2006 BB72)          Discovered 2006-Jan-23 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: Last Updated: 2016-03-24

Alternate Designations
 2006 BB72 = 1997 GZ27 
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