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7736 Nizhnij Novgorod (1981 RC5)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2007736
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1954415017432568 3.9329e-08  
a 2.586487215693762 1.0319e-08 au
q 2.080980270018839 1.0126e-07 au
i 14.1129443063761 4.3606e-06 deg
node 175.5430810533075 1.6489e-05 deg
peri 146.6089931797104 1.9052e-05 deg
M 42.96149819846735 1.0392e-05 deg
tp 2458419.182029867342
4.3495e-05 TDB
period 1519.371343760203
n .2369401012323012 1.4179e-09 deg/d
Q 3.091994161368686 1.2335e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1974  
   data-arc span      13969 days (38.25 yr)  
   first obs. used      1981-09-08  
   last obs. used      2019-12-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .49011  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-13 22:30:32  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.08331 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.34694 au 
 T_jup = 3.353 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.6   n/a MPO319182  
diameter diameter 7.692 km 0.101 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  
rotation period rot_per 2.858 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2019-January); Warner et al., 2009 Published Reference List:
[Papini, R.; Banfi, M.; Salvaggio, F.; Marchini, A. (2019) Minor Planet Bull. 46, 99-100.]
geometric albedo albedo 0.405   0.035 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (  

7736 Nizhnij Novgorod           Discovered 1981 Sept. 8 by L. V. Zhuravleva at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory.
Nizhnij Novgorod is an old Russian city located at the confluence of the Volga and Oka rivers. Founded in 1221, the city is now a large industrial, scientific and cultural center. It is known for many architectural monuments and the famous Nizhnij Novgorod Fair.
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Reference: 20010309/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-05-11

Alternate Designations
 1981 RC5 = 1989 NV1 = 1992 EP14 
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