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84919 Karinthy (2003 VH)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2084919
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Orbit Diagram
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1307900698831841 7.9981e-08  
a 2.812758103766515 3.6523e-08 au
q 2.444877274810401 2.242e-07 au
i 13.18445613223436 1.1604e-05 deg
node 48.23790216538976 3.0263e-05 deg
peri 45.09376050700664 5.568e-05 deg
M 253.434030621933 4.1838e-05 deg
tp 2458110.550341705736
0.0002001 JED
period 1723.046523066269
n .2089322575918365 4.0694e-09 deg/d
Q 3.18063893272263 4.13e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      398  
   data-arc span      5607 days (15.35 yr)  
   first obs. used      1998-12-17  
   last obs. used      2014-04-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5651  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Mar-09 17:56:23  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.47769 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.16212 au 
 T_jup = 3.269 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.2 mag n/a MPO247938  

84919 Karinthy           Discovered 2003 Nov. 3 by K. Sárneczky and S. Mészáros at Piszkéstető.
Frigyes Karinthy (1887-1938) was a Hungarian author, playwright, poet, journalist and translator. His sense of humor and criticism already appeared in his early diaries. He started his writing career as a journalist and remained a writer of short, humorous blurbs until his death. He is one of the most popular Hungarian writers.
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