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240757 Farkasberci (2005 KS8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2240757
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 4 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .04356504939989162 8.9706e-08  
a 3.000597751744082 1.0819e-07 AU
q 2.869876562460147 2.728e-07 AU
i 11.45991780072704 2.2412e-05 deg
node 204.0768126986942 4.155e-05 deg
peri 279.7258314150007 0.00050336 deg
M 7.454988451245335 0.00051675 deg
tp 2456761.185335814073
(2014-Apr-13.68533581)
0.0027232 JED
period 1898.497791042113
5.20
0.00010268
2.811e-07
d
yr
n .1896236075167571 1.0256e-08 deg/d
Q 3.131318941028017 1.129e-07 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      89  
   data-arc span      5401 days (14.79 yr)  
   first obs. used      1999-03-21  
   last obs. used      2014-01-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .61895  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-12 03:01:17  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.91199 AU 
 T_jup = 3.221 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 16.0 mag n/a MPO245533  

240757 Farkasberci           Discovered 2005 May 26 by K. Sárneczky at Piszkesteto.
Bertalan "Berci" Farkas (b. 1949) was the first Hungarian cosmonaut and the first Esperantist in space. He was launched from Baikonur in Soyuz 36 in 1980 and orbited the earth 124 times. This object was discovered on the 25th anniversary of his launch.
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Reference: 20110615/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-28

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Alternate Designations
 2005 KS8 = 2010 GV120 
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