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10880 Kaguya (1996 VN4)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2010880
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03409188650572127 5.1612e-08  
a 2.9361785401794 2.6754e-08 AU
q 2.83607867462707 1.4503e-07 AU
i 1.195441143578738 5.2507e-06 deg
node 217.805572655653 0.00025509 deg
peri 303.6978870674495 0.00026905 deg
M 113.6165144170726 8.2688e-05 deg
tp 2456420.522590242297
(2013-May-08.02259024)
0.00042376 JED
period 1837.689429076509
5.03
2.5117e-05
6.877e-08
d
yr
n .195898172076285 2.6775e-09 deg/d
Q 3.036278405731731 2.7666e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1156  
   data-arc span      7357 days (20.14 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-06-03  
   last obs. used      2014-07-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51214  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Aug-13 14:17:44  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.84464 AU 
 T_jup = 3.273 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.7 mag n/a MPO263447  

10880 Kaguya           Discovered 1996 Nov. 6 by N. Sato at Chichibu.
KAGUYA (SELENE) is a lunar explorer developed by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency. It was launched on 2007 Sept. 14 from JAXA's Tanegashima Space Center. The 14 onboard mission instruments provide sophisticated scientific data on lunar origin and evolution.
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Reference: 20090409/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-04-10

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Alternate Designations
 1996 VN4 = 1994 LQ6 = 1998 CO4 
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