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14701 Aizu (2000 AO240)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014701
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 7 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .189078620945093 6.9888e-08  
a 2.738629983294797 2.409e-08 AU
q 2.220813602774534 1.9391e-07 AU
i 13.09922187684769 8.1574e-06 deg
node 195.2392715991985 3.1119e-05 deg
peri 186.0573374123862 3.782e-05 deg
M 101.6826830072881 2.1025e-05 deg
tp 2456332.933959063931
(2013-Feb-09.43395906)
9.5483e-05 JED
period 1655.382900595969
4.53
2.1842e-05
5.98e-08
d
yr
n .21747234423552 2.8695e-09 deg/d
Q 3.25644636381506 2.8645e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      736  
   data-arc span      13666 days (37.42 yr)  
   first obs. used      1976-09-24  
   last obs. used      2014-02-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .55408  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Mar-22 11:04:05  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.22241 AU 
 T_jup = 3.288 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.6 mag n/a MPO250357  

14701 Aizu           Discovered 2000 Jan. 7 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Aizu is the westernmost third of Fukushima prefecture, Japan. The Nisshin-kan school of samurai was established there during the Edo period. The University of Aizu, which has participated in space missions such as Hayabusa and Kaguya, was founded in 1993.
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Reference: 20120506/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2012-05-09

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Alternate Designations
 2000 AO240 = 1976 SG3 = 1985 ST 
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