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12388 Kikunokai (1994 VT6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2012388
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 4 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1153893960843368 7.3929e-08  
a 2.929819524922329 3.3253e-08 AU
q 2.591749419305443 2.2397e-07 AU
i 3.054032235917961 6.9659e-06 deg
node 74.28906971863523 0.00013204 deg
peri 329.0323083536612 0.00013566 deg
M 322.640901268725 3.3348e-05 deg
tp 2456990.587526728529
(2014-Nov-29.08752673)
0.00017117 JED
period 1831.722711366783
5.01
3.1185e-05
8.538e-08
d
yr
n .1965362976426587 3.346e-09 deg/d
Q 3.267889630539216 3.709e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      984  
   data-arc span      8191 days (22.43 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-02-14  
   last obs. used      2013-07-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54165  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2013-Aug-26 19:50:09  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.59999 AU 
 T_jup = 3.265 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.4 mag n/a MPO267756  

12388 Kikunokai           Discovered 1994 Nov. 1 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.
The traditional dance troupe "Kikunokai" was established in 1972 by Michiyo Hata (Onoe Kikunori). The Kikunokai has created numerous dance numbers that are based on classical Japanese dance and have been performed in many countries.
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Reference: 20090209/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-02-11

Alternate Designations
 1994 VT6 = 1997 GH23 
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