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14902 Miyairi (1993 BE2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014902
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1204353314368508 6.2795e-08  
a 3.007415582754655 3.0431e-08 AU
q 2.645216490277248 1.8253e-07 AU
i 11.99108028313274 6.3129e-06 deg
node 97.27008326300891 3.0417e-05 deg
peri 273.0016762204149 4.0807e-05 deg
M 166.3980128629382 2.6716e-05 deg
tp 2456119.990126558772
(2012-Jul-11.49012656)
0.00013985 JED
period 1904.971994466911
5.22
2.8914e-05
7.916e-08
d
yr
n .188979156148037 2.8684e-09 deg/d
Q 3.369614675232062 3.4096e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1034  
   data-arc span      17977 days (49.22 yr)  
   first obs. used      1965-10-20  
   last obs. used      2015-01-08  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .51978  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Feb-04 13:41:38  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.67955 AU 
 T_jup = 3.207 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.2 mag n/a MPO256973  

14902 Miyairi           Discovered 1993 Jan. 17 by Y. Kushida and O. Muramatsu at the Yatsugatake South Base Observatory.
Keinosuke Miyairi (1865-1946), of Kyushu Imperial University, a pioneer in epidemiology, discovered that the snail now called "Miyairi-gai" is an intermediate host for transmission of shistosoma japonicum infection. This enabled schistosomiasis to be controlled. The name was suggested by S. Murayama and O. Muramatsu.
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Reference: 20001013/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2013-03-29

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Alternate Designations
 1993 BE2 = 1965 UX1 = 1982 DU4 = 1986 XK 
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