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10193 Nishimoto (1996 PR1)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2010193
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2867302340491947 4.9833e-08  
a 3.073977718105454 2.9422e-08 au
q 2.192575367531068 1.508e-07 au
i .5869210687230249 6.3115e-06 deg
node 162.3995630434894 0.00049655 deg
peri 142.2945782340319 0.00049679 deg
M 278.4397362628898 1.2759e-05 deg
tp 2458046.490512704830
7.3221e-05 JED
period 1968.56382283478
n .1828744365938774 2.6255e-09 deg/d
Q 3.95538006867984 3.7858e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1036  
   data-arc span      12992 days (35.57 yr)  
   first obs. used      1980-09-07  
   last obs. used      2016-04-03  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .56083  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Apr-25 13:07:43  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.17707 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.30671 au 
 T_jup = 3.165 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9 mag n/a MPO324402  

10193 Nishimoto           Discovered 1996 Aug. 8 by AMOS at Haleakala.
Physicist Daron L. Nishimoto (b. 1966) has worked at AMOS since 1988. The good-natured support of his family has allowed him to spend long hours in support of AMOS programs. In particular, he is the driving force behind the highly successful Raven autonomous telescope program.
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Reference: 20001111/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

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Alternate Designations
 1996 PR1 = 1980 RH4 
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