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6683 Karachentsov (1976 GQ2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006683
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .08963825992036568 3.4911e-08  
a 3.090073683821743 1.8106e-08 au
q 2.813084855778248 1.071e-07 au
i 14.56146221993214 5.0636e-06 deg
node 34.60245592631719 1.6454e-05 deg
peri 66.34196426511133 3.7138e-05 deg
M 61.57893061165616 3.1257e-05 deg
tp 2458261.123847415140
(2018-May-22.62384742)
0.00017214 TDB
period 1984.045739622235
5.43
1.7438e-05
4.774e-08
d
yr
n .1814474297697111 1.5948e-09 deg/d
Q 3.367062511865239 1.9729e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1686  
   data-arc span      16629 days (45.53 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-10-29  
   last obs. used      2019-05-10  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47296  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 01:21:06  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.8662 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.90276 au 
 T_jup = 3.170 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.4   n/a MPO473858  
rotation period rot_per 13.989 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

6683 Karachentsov           Discovered 1976 Apr. 1 by N. S. Chernykh at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Nikolaj Petrovich Karachentsov is an actor and singer at the Moscow Lenkom Theatre. As one review said, "He has a remarkable sense of rhythm and an exceptional voice, captivating audiences with his songs".
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Reference: 20000124/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

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Alternate Designations
 1976 GQ2 = 1973 UR3 = 1990 WY13 = 1992 DL 
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