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6636 Kintanar (1988 RK8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006636
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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 .1179416448112627 5.5113e-08  
a 2.270946188976396 1.1419e-08 AU
q 2.003107060170652 1.2539e-07 AU
i 2.349069528468783 6.8579e-06 deg
node 178.6242912641979 0.00011033 deg
peri 214.7232482346946 0.00011325 deg
M 205.7326190090354 2.589e-05 deg
tp 2457536.148999380107
(2016-May-27.64899938)
9.1216e-05 JED
period 1249.996198406535
3.42
9.4283e-06
2.581e-08
d
yr
n .2880008758897981 2.1723e-09 deg/d
Q 2.538785317782141 1.2766e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1150  
   data-arc span      15620 days (42.77 yr)  
   first obs. used      1971-09-26  
   last obs. used      2014-07-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .50175  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Aug-13 14:08:44  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.0093 AU 
 T_jup = 3.602 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.0 mag n/a MPO279584  

6636 Kintanar           Discovered 1988 Sept. 11 by V. G. Shkodrov at Smolyan.
Roman Lucero Kintanar (b. 1929) directed the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration from 1958 to 1994. A dedicated public servant and distinguished scientist, he was president of the U.N. World Meteorological Organization during 1979-1987.
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Reference: 20070402/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-07-05

Alternate Designations
 1988 RK8 = 1971 SU3 = 1980 GT1 = 1990 EJ10 
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