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6836 Paranal (1994 PW5)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006836
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 25 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05936874444464689 3.8515e-08  
a 2.877020900832255 1.1928e-08 au
q 2.706215782208837 1.0961e-07 au
i .9471229938575811 3.7113e-06 deg
node 254.987733034265 0.00025467 deg
peri 70.07299537668594 0.00025725 deg
M 27.20923128496023 3.7374e-05 deg
tp 2458465.781659698066
(2018-Dec-13.28165970)
0.00018498 TDB
period 1782.431925429061
4.88
1.1085e-05
3.035e-08
d
yr
n .2019712477453196 1.256e-09 deg/d
Q 3.047826019455673 1.2636e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2374  
   data-arc span      13822 days (37.84 yr)  
   first obs. used      1982-01-30  
   last obs. used      2019-12-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50045  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-13 22:17:27  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.69332 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.14681 au 
 T_jup = 3.293 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.2   n/a MPO502218  

6836 Paranal (1994 PW5)          Discovered 1994-Aug-10 by Elst, E. W. at La Silla
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1994 PW5 = 1982 BY14 = 1987 DW1 = 1995 WH2 
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