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8283 Edinburgh (1991 SV)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2008283
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08813487203810171 6.6103e-08  
a 2.810798964833967 3.0482e-08 AU
q 2.563069557743497 1.9166e-07 AU
i 10.25328487968485 7.0449e-06 deg
node 71.16680303618276 4.1687e-05 deg
peri 312.2972499120755 6.1977e-05 deg
M 303.3421165872681 5.0812e-05 deg
tp 2457271.394975488346
(2015-Sep-05.89497549)
0.0002454 JED
period 1721.24663509562
4.71
2.7999e-05
7.666e-08
d
yr
n .2091507356701389 3.4022e-09 deg/d
Q 3.058528371924437 3.3168e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      898  
   data-arc span      8361 days (22.89 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-08-18  
   last obs. used      2014-07-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54785  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Aug-13 14:12:25  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.58071 AU 
 T_jup = 3.292 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.8 mag n/a MPO263423  

8283 Edinburgh           Discovered 1991 Sept. 30 by R. H. McNaught at Siding Spring.
Named for the historic capital city of Scotland. Long a center of learning, it became the focus of the Scottish Enlightenment in the 18th century. It is the home of the world's largest arts festival, comprising the Edinburgh International Festival and the Fringe. Edinburgh became the first UNESCO City of Literature in 2004.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2014-07-12Last Updated: 2014-08-13

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Alternate Designations
 1991 SV = 1992 YV 
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