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7268 Chigorin (1972 TF)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2007268
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 30 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1880290003252589 3.6923e-08  
a 2.264497586149785 7.1459e-09 au
q 1.838706368787079 8.4655e-08 au
i 4.508568218114289 4.0001e-06 deg
node 179.2692769628438 4.556e-05 deg
peri 189.6978030787924 4.6625e-05 deg
M 242.8338826668984 1.1875e-05 deg
tp 2459005.593950510487
(2020-Jun-05.09395051)
4.2307e-05 TDB
period 1244.675726252599
3.41
5.8916e-06
1.613e-08
d
yr
n .28923196010568 1.3691e-09 deg/d
Q 2.690288803512491 8.4895e-09 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1964  
   data-arc span      25377 days (69.48 yr)  
   first obs. used      1950-04-17  
   last obs. used      2019-10-09  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51138  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Nov-07 03:00:45  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .837163 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.76853 au 
 T_jup = 3.590 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.1   n/a MPO384821  

7268 Chigorin           Discovered 1972 Oct. 3 by L. V. Zhuravleva at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Mikhail Ivanovich Chigorin (1850-1908), founder of the Russian chess school, was Russian chess champion from 1899 to 1906. He gained victories in international chess tournaments in New York (1889), Budapest (1896) and Vienna (1903).
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Alternate Designations
 1972 TF = 1962 WW = 1989 SH11 = 1989 TY17 
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