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4371 Fyodorov (1983 GC2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2004371
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1901803974984006 4.0215e-08  
a 2.418699515504327 8.2682e-09 au
q 1.958710280216525 9.7522e-08 au
i 2.326439830299949 4.3642e-06 deg
node 54.87706297014156 8.5844e-05 deg
peri 168.4863732142278 8.6258e-05 deg
M 203.3865039843508 1.0075e-05 deg
tp 2459198.220273855698
3.9899e-05 TDB
period 1373.951185960054
n .2620180423283733 1.3435e-09 deg/d
Q 2.878688750792129 9.8406e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2229  
   data-arc span      24859 days (68.06 yr)  
   first obs. used      1951-11-08  
   last obs. used      2019-11-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47156  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-13 21:43:22  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .950058 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.10054 au 
 T_jup = 3.489 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.2   n/a MPO328713  
diameter diameter 5.629 km 0.062 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
geometric albedo albedo 0.327   0.044 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

4371 Fyodorov (1983 GC2)          Discovered 1983-Apr-10 by Chernykh, L. I. at Nauchnyj
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1983 GC2 = 1934 HH = 1949 FE1 = 1968 HF1 = 1987 MW 
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