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8336 Safarik (1984 SK1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2008336
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2984894621972455 6.4251e-08  
a 3.08171667709464 2.6799e-08 AU
q 2.161856723504378 2.0003e-07 AU
i 6.072226088513564 6.8622e-06 deg
node 343.8855472851197 5.2993e-05 deg
peri 329.4929267457065 5.3663e-05 deg
M 229.1384797486331 1.0741e-05 deg
tp 2457718.785253370563
(2016-Nov-26.28525337)
6.4397e-05 JED
period 1976.002500327835
5.41
2.5775e-05
7.057e-08
d
yr
n .1821860042891004 2.3765e-09 deg/d
Q 4.001576630684901 3.4798e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      927  
   data-arc span      11031 days (30.20 yr)  
   first obs. used      1984-09-27  
   last obs. used      2014-12-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5408  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jan-08 00:25:22  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.15164 AU 
 T_jup = 3.149 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.4 mag n/a MPO259400  

8336 Šafařík           Discovered 1984 Sept. 27 by A. Mrkos at Klet.
Named in memory of Vojtěch Šafařík (1829-1902), known for his work in inorganic chemistry, Czech chemical nomenclature and textbooks, as well as for his observations of variable stars. He obtained about 20~000 observations of variable stars. This minor planet also honors the memory of his wife and co-worker Paulína Šafaříková (1836-1920), who was interested in the history and popularization of astronomy. Name suggested by J. Ticha and M. Tichy.
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Reference: 19990402/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-11

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Alternate Designations
 1984 SK1 = 1984 QB1 = 1984 UT2 = 1995 UJ 
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