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79087 Scheidt (1977 UM2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2079087
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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 .1970353029214848 1.0319e-07  
a 2.580536566034989 2.5675e-08 AU
q 2.072079762046317 2.8145e-07 AU
i 12.75978157706086 6.3716e-06 deg
node 271.4041310356334 3.5881e-05 deg
peri 100.7642597909076 4.1807e-05 deg
M 354.3803599957639 2.3167e-05 deg
tp 2457024.135753258892
(2015-Jan-01.63575326)
9.7686e-05 JED
period 1514.131006040792
4.15
2.2598e-05
6.187e-08
d
yr
n .2377601400167755 3.5484e-09 deg/d
Q 3.088993370023662 3.0734e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      643  
   data-arc span      13444 days (36.81 yr)  
   first obs. used      1977-10-15  
   last obs. used      2014-08-06  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55781  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Aug-13 15:46:36  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.11775 AU 
 T_jup = 3.363 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.2 mag n/a MPO302472  
rotation period rot_per 9.79 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2014-Mar-01) 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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