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6846 Kansazan (1976 UG15)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006846
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 29 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2238036273025051 3.0268e-08  
a 2.386913712695315 6.3577e-09 au
q 1.852713765736014 7.4888e-08 au
i 2.859337702028069 3.3754e-06 deg
node 137.8010072288025 5.5381e-05 deg
peri 228.4178871886631 5.591e-05 deg
M 311.1644857185673 6.7738e-06 deg
tp 2459183.220287920887
(2020-Nov-29.72028792)
2.5467e-05 TDB
period 1346.956300540662
3.69
5.3816e-06
1.473e-08
d
yr
n .2672692498305236 1.0678e-09 deg/d
Q 2.921113659654615 7.7806e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      2165  
   data-arc span      16079 days (44.02 yr)  
   first obs. used      1976-10-22  
   last obs. used      2020-10-30  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4813  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-13 03:32:39  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .852572 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.53945 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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