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6197 Taracho (1992 AB1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006197
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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 .06883773222020137 5.2187e-08  
a 2.326960288441841 1.4031e-08 AU
q 2.166777619219039 1.1919e-07 AU
i 5.851175066485119 6.4349e-06 deg
node 252.1758335946026 5.5636e-05 deg
peri 214.372241242236 7.5265e-05 deg
M 171.8142265238558 5.0875e-05 deg
tp 2456381.716812832340
(2013-Mar-30.21681283)
0.00018246 JED
period 1296.52795282018
3.55
1.1726e-05
3.21e-08
d
yr
n .2776646652445369 2.5113e-09 deg/d
Q 2.487142957664643 1.4996e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1040  
   data-arc span      11614 days (31.80 yr)  
   first obs. used      1983-09-11  
   last obs. used      2015-06-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50404  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jul-06 11:53:30  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.18622 AU 
 T_jup = 3.563 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.7 mag n/a MPO259384  

6197 Taracho           Discovered 1992 Jan. 10 by S. Inoda and T. Urata at Karasuyama.
Tara is a town in Saga prefecture. The preparation of dried seaweed is its main industry, and Tara mandarin oranges are famous. The Saga Astronomical Society's 0.60-m reflector at the Tara Observatory is familiar to many of the local residents. The name was suggested by Y. Yamada.
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Reference: 20100330/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-04-05

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Alternate Designations
 1992 AB1 = 1983 RV7 = 1987 UK4 
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