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6336 Dodo (1992 UU)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006336
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09821785265197594 7.3273e-08  
a 2.472632169309098 1.6348e-08 AU
q 2.229775547241362 1.8268e-07 AU
i 9.502064003765096 7.5901e-06 deg
node 24.33129371469407 3.486e-05 deg
peri 358.7457020262052 5.1888e-05 deg
M 256.6081823154482 4.3874e-05 deg
tp 2457408.369630446520
(2016-Jan-20.86963045)
0.00017415 JED
period 1420.161384614926
3.89
1.4084e-05
3.856e-08
d
yr
n .2534923170704387 2.514e-09 deg/d
Q 2.715488791376835 1.7954e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      946  
   data-arc span      22543 days (61.72 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-10-08  
   last obs. used      2015-06-28  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .48124  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jul-06 11:53:56  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.23294 AU 
 T_jup = 3.458 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.0 mag n/a MPO302103  
diameter diameter 18.98 km 1.8 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 2
geometric albedo albedo 0.0195   0.004 IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0 IRAS observations used: 2

6336 Dodo           Discovered 1992 Oct. 21 by S. Otomo at Kiyosato.
Named for a large, flightless bird first discovered in 1507 on the island of Mauritius and extinct since the seventeenth century.
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Reference: 19990728/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-11

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Alternate Designations
 1992 UU = 1953 TN1 = 1975 GQ = 1982 BA6 
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