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6973 Karajan (1992 HK)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006973
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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 .1533072251084534 4.1767e-08  
a 2.654284169448086 1.088e-08 au
q 2.247363228780704 1.1005e-07 au
i 2.923744231744164 4.0041e-06 deg
node 144.1072101145757 8.938e-05 deg
peri 91.1238836998789 9.0228e-05 deg
M 74.91575966361307 1.3265e-05 deg
tp 2458271.807163552094
(2018-Jun-02.30716355)
5.7973e-05 TDB
period 1579.499716115398
4.32
9.7118e-06
2.659e-08
d
yr
n .2279202688844919 1.4014e-09 deg/d
Q 3.061205110115468 1.2548e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1568  
   data-arc span      15712 days (43.02 yr)  
   first obs. used      1976-10-22  
   last obs. used      2019-10-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50786  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 02:58:28  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.23822 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.94072 au 
 T_jup = 3.370 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.1   n/a MPO358699  
diameter diameter 7.795 km 0.164 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.085   0.012 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

6973 Karajan           Discovered 1992 Apr. 27 by S. Ueda and H. Kaneda at Kushiro.
Herbert von Karajan (1908-1989), born in Salzburg, was one of the best-known conductors of the twentieth century. He was music director of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra for thirty-five years and realized many famous recordings with that orchestra.
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Reference: 20070926/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-09-30

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Alternate Designations
 1992 HK = 1976 UH13 = 1979 HS4 = 1983 EF4 = 1983 FX 
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