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5453 Zakharchenya (1975 VS5)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005453
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1561208936875672 5.2236e-08  
a 2.25542175605635 1.0911e-08 AU
q 1.90330329585845 1.2019e-07 AU
i 6.338063719020095 6.6066e-06 deg
node 167.1452586715083 4.347e-05 deg
peri 245.4421790660342 4.8186e-05 deg
M 201.2183181389311 2.3074e-05 deg
tp 2457546.179918884186
(2016-Jun-06.67991888)
8.1502e-05 JED
period 1237.200466047415
3.39
8.978e-06
2.458e-08
d
yr
n .2909795218151843 2.1115e-09 deg/d
Q 2.607540216254249 1.2615e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1185  
   data-arc span      14476 days (39.63 yr)  
   first obs. used      1975-11-03  
   last obs. used      2015-06-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5255  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jul-06 11:51:31  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .923527 AU 
 T_jup = 3.600 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.7 mag n/a MPO302097  
rotation period rot_per 4.1573 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-July); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J., in press.]

5453 Zakharchenya           Discovered 1975 Nov. 3 by T. M. Smirnova at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Named in honor of academician Boris Petrovich Zakharchenya (b. 1928), outstanding Russian scientist, director of a department in the Ioffe Physical and Technical Institute in St. Petersburg. Zakharchenya is well known for his investigations in the fields of solid state physics, magneto-optics and optical orientation of electrons and nuclei in semiconductors. Name suggested by the Institute of Applied Astronomy.
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Reference: 19981005/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-11-17

Alternate Designations
 1975 VS5 = 1975 XM4 = 1978 QG1 = 1978 RG4 = 1985 VU5 = 1994 JF9 
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