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6797 Ostersund (1993 FG25)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006797
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .070314134550747 5.3098e-08  
a 2.917177289396728 2.5467e-08 AU
q 2.712058492961703 1.6395e-07 AU
i 1.129511578323272 5.1869e-06 deg
node 321.7831373630655 0.00024796 deg
peri 4.322175893720353 0.00025121 deg
M 358.0917776072021 4.4128e-05 deg
tp 2457010.146486255449
(2014-Dec-18.64648626)
0.00022308 JED
period 1819.87962465421
4.98
2.3832e-05
6.525e-08
d
yr
n .197815281364229 2.5904e-09 deg/d
Q 3.122296085831753 2.7258e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1448  
   data-arc span      10512 days (28.78 yr)  
   first obs. used      1985-09-21  
   last obs. used      2014-07-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .46599  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 12:15:25  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.70087 AU 
 T_jup = 3.277 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.4 mag n/a MPO265994  

6797 Östersund           Discovered 1993 Mar. 21 at the European Southern Observatory in the course of the Uppsala-ESO Survey of Asteroids and Comets.
The provincial capital of Jämtland in northern Sweden, Östersund is on the shores of lake Storsjön in which, legend says, there resides a large monster. Although sightings are claimed quite regularly, the monster of lake Storsjön, like that of Loch Ness, remains a mystery.
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Reference: 19990928/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-11

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Alternate Designations
 1993 FG25 = 1985 SZ5 = 1985 UH6 = 1985 VY5 = 1995 UE9 
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