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3756 Ruscannon (1979 MV6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003756
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 39 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05984255161707124 8.5315e-09  
a 2.418826410879124 6.9444e-09 au
q 2.274077666533355 2.3991e-08 au
i 3.547124256317164 4.2326e-07 deg
node 225.7506546565249 8.384e-06 deg
peri 98.40569836175375 1.9496e-05 deg
M 32.98562743003138 1.8508e-05 deg
tp 2459270.599420701453
(2021-Feb-25.09942070)
7.0535e-05 TDB
period 1374.059312457157
3.76
5.9173e-06
1.62e-08
d
yr
n .2619974237911399 1.1283e-09 deg/d
Q 2.563575155224894 7.3599e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2839  
   data-arc span      24784 days (67.85 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-10-01  
   last obs. used      2021-08-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .45116  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Aug-25 21:27:24  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.26445 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.59798 au 
 T_jup = 3.510 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.51   n/a MPO636120  

3756 Ruscannon (1979 MV6)          Discovered 1979-Jun-25 by Helin, E. F. and Bus, S. J. at Siding Spring
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1979 MV6 = 1980 XU 
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