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6846 Kansazan (1976 UG15)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006846
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 24 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2244636741587586 4.3904e-08  
a 2.385508864589929 8.344e-09 au
q 1.850048780105785 1.0381e-07 au
i 2.858589569306627 3.5479e-06 deg
node 137.8367662307135 8.4634e-05 deg
peri 228.5395333036248 8.5103e-05 deg
M 204.0952778135749 1.1166e-05 deg
tp 2459183.309668564761
(2020-Nov-29.80966856)
4.3475e-05 TDB
period 1345.767323406851
3.68
7.0608e-06
1.933e-08
d
yr
n .2675053805650809 1.4035e-09 deg/d
Q 2.920968949074073 1.0217e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1670  
   data-arc span      15541 days (42.55 yr)  
   first obs. used      1976-10-22  
   last obs. used      2019-05-11  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50545  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 01:22:52  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .849108 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.53625 au 
 T_jup = 3.499 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.3   n/a MPO337313  

6846 Kansazan           Discovered 1976 Oct. 22 by H. Kosai and K. Hurukawa at Kiso.
Named for the writer Kansazan (1748-1827), who published many books in Chinese verse during the latter part of the Edo era. To him are attributed many popular sayings on "astronomical phenomena".
NOTE: some special characters may not display properly (any characters within {} are an attempt to place the proper accent above a character)
Reference: 19990202/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-11

Alternate Designations
 1976 UG15 = 1976 WR = 1987 SJ4 
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