Skip Page Navigation
NASA JPL Caltech
NASA Logo - Jet Propulsion Laboratory + View the NASA Portal
+ Near-Earth Object (NEO) Program
Search JPL
JPL Home Earth Solar System Stars & Galaxies Technology
JPL Solar System Dynamics
BODIES ORBITS EPHEMERIDES TOOLS PHYSICAL DATA DISCOVERY FAQ SITE MAP
JPL Small-Body Database Browser
Search: [ help ]  
6834 Hunfeld (1993 JH)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006834
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances ]

[ show orbit diagram ]
Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2329936111274406 4.9706e-08  
a 2.442803416630296 1.5562e-08 AU
q 1.873645827315154 1.2594e-07 AU
i 4.264511203957104 7.5033e-06 deg
node 46.1503502470468 7.0557e-05 deg
peri 225.9753224558112 7.2805e-05 deg
M 215.4521596601928 1.8534e-05 deg
tp 2457560.438476832339
(2016-Jun-20.93847683)
7.4415e-05 JED
period 1394.540736034292
3.82
1.3326e-05
3.648e-08
d
yr
n .2581495044911671 2.4668e-09 deg/d
Q 3.011961005945438 1.9188e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1080  
   data-arc span      16246 days (44.48 yr)  
   first obs. used      1970-04-09  
   last obs. used      2014-10-01  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51231  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Oct-09 14:08:16  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .862025 AU 
 T_jup = 3.459 
[ show covariance matrix ]

Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances ]

Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9 mag n/a MPO279587  

6834 Hunfeld           Discovered 1993 May 11 by Y. Shimizu and T. Urata at Nachi-Katsuura.
Jan Hunfeld (1934-2009) was a Dutch journalist at Boom-Pers in Meppel, publisher of the Meppeler Courant. In the 1980s and 1990s he edited a weekly science page in the Courant, in which he included news of the activities of the Royal Dutch amateur-astronomy society. The name was suggested by T. Jurriens.
NOTE: some special characters may not display properly (any characters within {} are an attempt to place the proper accent above a character)
Reference: 20090607/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-06-08

Alternate Designations
 1993 JH = 1970 GP = 1978 PW4 = 1985 FW 
Ephemeris | Orbit Diagram | Orbital Elements | Physical Parameters | Discovery Circumstances ]
ABOUT SSD CREDITS/AWARDS PRIVACY/COPYRIGHT GLOSSARY LINKS
FirstGov 2014-Oct-30 19:01 UT
(server date/time)  
NASA Home Page
Site Manager:   Donald K. Yeomans
Webmaster  Alan B. Chamberlin