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5024 Bechmann (1985 VP)
Classification: Outer Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005024
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 31 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05397889376927462 4.9315e-08  
a 3.224516200956054 2.4796e-08 au
q 3.050460383487342 1.5928e-07 au
i 14.60702278011919 7.0341e-06 deg
node 352.4173587185156 1.8458e-05 deg
peri 121.1364089414092 6.198e-05 deg
M 188.6599671027029 5.9742e-05 deg
tp 2459607.087694857825
(2022-Jan-27.58769486)
0.00035378 TDB
period 2114.92646535224
5.79
2.4395e-05
6.679e-08
d
yr
n .1702186841470359 1.9634e-09 deg/d
Q 3.398572018424765 2.6134e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1754  
   data-arc span      16867 days (46.18 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-09-23  
   last obs. used      2019-11-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .46335  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-03 21:11:11  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.09282 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.65556 au 
 T_jup = 3.135 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.8   n/a MPO448964  
diameter diameter 26.630 km 0.221 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.027   0.005 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012ApJ...759L...8M)  

5024 Bechmann           Discovered 1985 Nov. 14 by P. Jensen at Brorfelde.
Poul Bechmann is the former head of the mechanical workshop at the Brorfelde Observatory.
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Reference: 20000124/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

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Alternate Designations
 1985 VP = 1973 SL3 
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