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79087 Scheidt (1977 UM2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2079087
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 4 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1971477831091159 1.148e-07  
a 2.580875624806556 2.191e-08 AU
q 2.072061716895589 3.0381e-07 AU
i 12.76007908462495 7.5819e-06 deg
node 271.4069662634604 4.5856e-05 deg
peri 100.7556532724925 5.0673e-05 deg
M 306.8443894932153 2.3233e-05 deg
tp 2457024.112280362337
(2015-Jan-01.61228036)
9.955e-05 JED
period 1514.429430175884
4.15
1.9285e-05
5.28e-08
d
yr
n .237713288468113 3.027e-09 deg/d
Q 3.089689532717522 2.6229e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      599  
   data-arc span      13050 days (35.73 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-15  
   last obs. used      2013-07-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5771  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2013-Aug-06 12:24:53  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.11652 AU 
 T_jup = 3.363 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.1 mag n/a MPO266291  
rotation period rot_per 9.79 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2013-Sep-12) Result based on fragmentary lightcurve(s), may be completely wrong.
Published Reference List:
[Clark, M. (2010) Minor Planet Bul. 37, 89-92.]

79087 Scheidt           Discovered 1977 Oct. 17 by F. Börngen at Tautenburg.
Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654), whose birth and death occurred in Halle, which is also the native town of the discoverer, was a famous organist and composer. He greatly influenced sacred vocal music and the Baroque organ style, with his first publication in Germany of his organ works in the modern five-line stave notation.
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Reference: 20050125/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-06-01

Alternate Designations
 1977 UM2 = 1998 XQ33 = 2002 OQ24 
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