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5827 Letunov (1990 VB15)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005827
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1305282774195323 5.6929e-08  
a 2.184113210779729 1.2016e-08 AU
q 1.899024675687407 1.2276e-07 AU
i 3.703475139170021 4.9828e-06 deg
node 105.4152492309783 8.7641e-05 deg
peri 283.7675107370193 9.0439e-05 deg
M 180.8823385504855 2.2812e-05 deg
tp 2457587.106748837928
(2016-Jul-17.60674884)
7.7068e-05 JED
period 1178.992779788921
3.23
9.7294e-06
2.664e-08
d
yr
n .3053453813894025 2.5198e-09 deg/d
Q 2.469201745872051 1.3584e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1158  
   data-arc span      12343 days (33.79 yr)  
   first obs. used      1980-09-04  
   last obs. used      2014-06-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50635  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Aug-13 14:06:55  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .907941 AU 
 T_jup = 3.664 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.6 mag n/a MPO240245  

5827 Letunov           Discovered 1990 Nov. 15 by L. I. Chernykh at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Yurij Aleksandrovich Letunov (1926-1984), a Russian journalist and radio commentator, held a doctorate in the history of science. Author of several books, he was one of the founders of Mayak ("Beacon"), a popular and informative radio program on music.
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Reference: 20000124/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

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Alternate Designations
 1990 VB15 = 1980 RM3 = 1985 DS4 = 1990 UR11 
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