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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 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06883772420979004 5.2842e-08  
a 2.326960287276563 1.4194e-08 AU
q 2.166777636773885 1.2063e-07 AU
i 5.851174551873392 6.5129e-06 deg
node 252.1758330868874 5.6085e-05 deg
peri 214.3722449733548 7.5866e-05 deg
M 171.814223956537 5.1109e-05 deg
tp 2456381.716822543257
(2013-Mar-30.21682254)
0.0001834 JED
period 1296.527951846282
3.55
1.1863e-05
3.248e-08
d
yr
n .277664665453107 2.5406e-09 deg/d
Q 2.487142937779241 1.5171e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1022  
   data-arc span      11250 days (30.80 yr)  
   first obs. used      1983-09-11  
   last obs. used      2014-06-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50422  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 12:13:52  

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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