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23587 Abukumado (1995 TE8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2023587
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 8 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2188191350742275 5.4531e-08  
a 2.312515791983143 1.5878e-08 AU
q 1.806493086535899 1.2688e-07 AU
i 7.543627613388454 6.0764e-06 deg
node 178.8187299264893 4.3635e-05 deg
peri 171.9474964937365 4.5938e-05 deg
M 181.934828748867 1.7757e-05 deg
tp 2457635.833811721479
(2016-Sep-04.33381172)
6.7708e-05 JED
period 1284.474502299826
3.52
1.3229e-05
3.622e-08
d
yr
n .2802702578801113 2.8865e-09 deg/d
Q 2.818538497430386 1.9352e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      868  
   data-arc span      7080 days (19.38 yr)  
   first obs. used      1995-10-02  
   last obs. used      2015-02-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .5226  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Mar-09 15:12:29  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .801535 AU 
 T_jup = 3.540 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9 mag n/a MPO240393  

23587 Abukumado           Discovered 1995 Oct. 2 by T. Seki at Geisei.
Abukumado is a limestone cave in eastern Fukushima prefecture containing many awe-inspiring mysterious creations of nature. "Takinegoten", one of the largest cave halls in the East, displays unique stalactites such as crystal curtains and cave coral.
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Reference: 20070730/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2007-08-07

Alternate Designations
 1995 TE8 = 1998 KY55 
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