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6141 Durda (1992 YC3)
Classification: Mars-crossing Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006141
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1430666105182469 7.6979e-08  
a 1.817949296676912 6.6177e-09 au
q 1.557861452707316 1.3797e-07 au
i 16.45459098106126 9.0034e-06 deg
node 284.8131497805006 2.1473e-05 deg
peri 145.73381090 4.0907e-05 deg
M 255.0586356324592 2.8776e-05 deg
tp 2457861.484840639539
(2017-Apr-17.98484064)
7.1376e-05 JED
period 895.305137268587
2.45
4.8886e-06
1.338e-08
d
yr
n .4020975475448454 2.1956e-09 deg/d
Q 2.078037140646509 7.5645e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      621  
   data-arc span      12153 days (33.27 yr)  
   first obs. used      1983-01-07  
   last obs. used      2016-04-16  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .4062  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 12:54:46  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .590566 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 3.16255 au 
 T_jup = 3.984 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.3 mag n/a MPO332877  
rotation period rot_per 460. h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2016-February); 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:
[Warner, B.D. (2010) Minor Planet Bul. 37, 57-64.]

6141 Durda           Discovered 1992 Dec. 26 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak.
Named in honor of Daniel D. Durda, who has studied the generation and evolution of dust from and the size distribution of minor planets. As a member of the Galileo imaging team, he has carried out fragmentation studies of minor planets and a detailed analysis of the formation of their satellites---in particular, of (243) Ida's moon Dactyl. An avid pilot, he is also a noted astronomical artist whose paintings are inspired by his scientific work.
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Reference: 19980808/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-11-17

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
1936-Jul-20 02:32 < 00:01 Mars 0.0136824217497625 0.0136792384470223 0.0136856067383057 7.65074608562905 7.6480107093989 2428369.605588939 0.310355909238908 242.15133119241 18.119302132581 -56.9408679446927 79157.1707939449 T 11 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2016-Apr-25 12:54:48 2016-Apr-25 12:54
2017-Jun-14 10:06 < 00:01 Mars 0.0844766414538072 0.0844759517119255 0.0844773311956188 7.70279066692207 7.70235068598983 2457918.920711815 0.059485845526963 29.2260315328242 18.582686036789 6.70573397960449 366115.953300122 T 11 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2016-Apr-25 12:54:48 2016-Apr-25 12:54
2073-Oct-27 12:20 < 00:01 Mars 0.0989823443656538 0.0989776689788853 0.0989870197522254 7.88714453308904 7.88677780958275 2478508.013726571 0.212273139108862 202.293715825146 18.1823100080362 -9.13539278362043 124912.066095583 T 11 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2016-Apr-25 12:54:48 2016-Apr-25 12:54
2154-Sep-22 22:04 < 00:01 Mars 0.00878205697839449 0.00877979919987417 0.00878432125964328 7.6669405117843 7.66268738510084 2508057.419598406 0.410407412440766 334.973704672094 17.9757543791058 73.932432840327 58650.4689169677 T 11 CATAB v2.0c-linF95 2016-Apr-25 12:54:48 2016-Apr-25 12:54

Alternate Designations
 1992 YC3 = 1983 AZ2 = 1988 AJ = 1989 PL 
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