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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 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .197147755701731 1.0421e-07  
a 2.580875613761255 2.6357e-08 AU
q 2.072061778762896 2.8341e-07 AU
i 12.76008980916887 6.573e-06 deg
node 271.4069085262258 3.7349e-05 deg
peri 100.7557015996754 4.2873e-05 deg
M 306.8443977006051 2.3181e-05 deg
tp 2457024.112244400432
(2015-Jan-01.61224440)
9.9962e-05 JED
period 1514.429420453993
4.15
2.3199e-05
6.352e-08
d
yr
n .2377132899941154 3.6415e-09 deg/d
Q 3.089689448759613 3.1553e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      621  
   data-arc span      13412 days (36.72 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-15  
   last obs. used      2014-07-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55892  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 14:16:29  

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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