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6336 Dodo (1992 UU)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006336
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 32 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .09711447374207437 3.7992e-08  
a 2.472430336234144 1.0067e-08 au
q 2.232321565266825 9.603e-08 au
i 9.494250054212626 4.207e-06 deg
node 24.29003405936712 2.383e-05 deg
peri 359.5429890899921 3.1614e-05 deg
M 301.283761487262 2.117e-05 deg
tp 2458832.100902580076
(2019-Dec-14.60090258)
8.3561e-05 TDB
period 1419.98750329927
3.89
8.6728e-06
2.374e-08
d
yr
n .2535233578912195 1.5484e-09 deg/d
Q 2.712539107201463 1.1045e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1892  
   data-arc span      24088 days (65.95 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-10-08  
   last obs. used      2019-09-20  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .44945  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Sep-24 00:54:01  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.23506 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.71618 au 
 T_jup = 3.458 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.1   n/a MPO358692  
diameter diameter 8.704 km 0.215 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.161   0.042 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

6336 Dodo           Discovered 1992 Oct. 21 by S. Otomo at Kiyosato.
Named for a large, flightless bird first discovered in 1507 on the island of Mauritius and extinct since the seventeenth century.
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Reference: 19990728/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-11

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Alternate Designations
 1992 UU = 1953 TN1 = 1975 GQ = 1982 BA6 
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