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1185 Nikko (1927 WC)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2001185
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1051966774918033 4.4899e-08  
a 2.237303452206248 8.0053e-09 AU
q 2.00194656249321 1.0165e-07 AU
i 5.701252670690301 4.8906e-06 deg
node 71.94396817031156 4.9016e-05 deg
peri 2.145450551185969 5.4807e-05 deg
M 346.2311813845733 2.2905e-05 deg
tp 2457047.249820102036
(2015-Jan-24.74982010)
7.7803e-05 JED
period 1222.32238704028
3.35
6.5604e-06
1.796e-08
d
yr
n .2945213176302044 1.5807e-09 deg/d
Q 2.472660341919287 8.8475e-09 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1152  
   data-arc span      30727 days (84.13 yr)  
   first obs. used      1930-09-19  
   last obs. used      2014-11-04  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51338  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Nov-10 12:45:32  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.01646 AU 
 T_jup = 3.623 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.09 mag n/a PDS3 (MPC 17261)  
rotation period rot_per 3.79 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2014-Mar-01) Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2004) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Menke, J. (2005) Minor Planet Bul. 32, 85-88.]
[Stephens, R.D. (2005) Minor Planet Bul. 32, 27-28.]
[Behrend, R. (2009) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]
[Hanus, J.; Durech, J.; Broz, M.; Warner, B.D.; et al. (2011) Astron. Astrophys. 530, A134.]
B-V BV .923 mag .025 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=1; phase=8.98 deg.
U-B UB .514 mag .035 EAR-A-5-DDR-UBV-MEAN-VALUES-V1.1 #obs=1; phase=8.98 deg.
Tholen spectral type spec_T S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 used 7 color indices
SMASSII spectral type spec_B S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 based on a high-resolution spectrum by Xu et al. (1995) or Bus and Binzel (2002)

1185 Nikko (1927 WC)          Discovered 1927-Nov-17 by Oikawa, O. at Tokyo
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

Alternate Designations
 1927 WC = 1930 SE1 = 1930 SG1 = 1930 SH1 
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