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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 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07031413682846248 5.2102e-08  
a 2.917177290465153 2.4899e-08 AU
q 2.712058487310503 1.6205e-07 AU
i 1.129511809470525 5.156e-06 deg
node 321.7831547709187 0.00024006 deg
peri 4.322161607626989 0.00024297 deg
M 358.0917739093385 4.0298e-05 deg
tp 2457010.146504954268
(2014-Dec-18.64650495)
0.00020371 JED
period 1819.879625654015
4.98
2.33e-05
6.379e-08
d
yr
n .1978152812555533 2.5326e-09 deg/d
Q 3.122296093619804 2.665e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1459  
   data-arc span      10594 days (29.00 yr)  
   first obs. used      1985-09-21  
   last obs. used      2014-09-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .46447  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Oct-09 14:08:12  

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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