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14927 Satoshi (1994 VW6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014927
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 10 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1926825675952008 4.9265e-08  
a 2.25303974181748 1.2493e-08 AU
q 1.818918259470059 1.0999e-07 AU
i 7.126980391266845 5.3902e-06 deg
node 68.56726060179361 4.5412e-05 deg
peri 246.2423640230978 4.8615e-05 deg
M 47.69843293048777 1.6693e-05 deg
tp 2456836.835941763772
(2014-Jun-28.33594176)
5.7484e-05 JED
period 1235.241020410597
3.38
1.0274e-05
2.813e-08
d
yr
n .2914410985803688 2.424e-09 deg/d
Q 2.6871612241649 1.49e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1234  
   data-arc span      7989 days (21.87 yr)  
   first obs. used      1993-03-30  
   last obs. used      2015-02-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .52538  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Mar-09 14:40:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .819993 AU 
 T_jup = 3.591 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.8 mag n/a MPO309269  

14927 Satoshi           Discovered 1994 Nov. 1 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.
Furukawa Satoshi (b. 1964), a Japanese astronaut involved with the International Space Station, trained as a Soyuz-TMA Flight Engineer and NASA mission specialist to assemble and manage the Japanese Experiment Module. From 1989 to 1999 he practised clinical surgery and undertook medical research.
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Reference: 20070601/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-06-06

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Alternate Designations
 1994 VW6 = 1999 CZ16 
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