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6609 (1992 BN)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006609
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1179086049549136 3.5627e-08  
a 2.994688681840699 1.6623e-08 au
q 2.641589117090593 1.1051e-07 au
i 11.38578340619637 4.0339e-06 deg
node 121.4033124347793 1.9218e-05 deg
peri 240.4981088341094 2.563e-05 deg
M 217.9211362299934 1.8208e-05 deg
tp 2459347.555595943486
(2021-May-13.05559594)
9.8196e-05 TDB
period 1892.892492264071
5.18
1.576e-05
4.315e-08
d
yr
n .1901851275079058 1.5835e-09 deg/d
Q 3.347788246590805 1.8582e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2105  
   data-arc span      14497 days (39.69 yr)  
   first obs. used      1979-09-01  
   last obs. used      2019-05-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48837  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 01:20:34  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.65841 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.11971 au 
 T_jup = 3.215 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.0   n/a MPO350855  
diameter diameter 14.211 km 0.222 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.167   0.006 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2014ApJ...791..121M)  

6609 (1992 BN)          Discovered 1992-Jan-28 by Ueda, S., Kaneda, H. at Kushiro
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1992 BN = 1971 BP1 = 1979 RB = 1993 HU 
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