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27879 Shibata (1996 CZ2)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2027879
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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 .08641427653724902 6.3746e-08  
a 2.323816204975151 1.7174e-08 AU
q 2.123005308816688 1.4837e-07 AU
i 5.745093796684007 7.3692e-06 deg
node 20.320599955765 6.1489e-05 deg
peri 194.985633948822 7.3486e-05 deg
M 12.7180297883407 4.1328e-05 deg
tp 2456754.789241498275
(2014-Apr-07.28924150)
0.00014851 JED
period 1293.901125762955
3.54
1.4344e-05
3.927e-08
d
yr
n .2782283691017923 3.0843e-09 deg/d
Q 2.524627101133615 1.8658e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      865  
   data-arc span      9138 days (25.02 yr)  
   first obs. used      1989-03-07  
   last obs. used      2014-03-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54746  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Apr-17 14:26:13  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.11732 AU 
 T_jup = 3.564 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 14.5 mag n/a MPO259533  

27879 Shibata           Discovered 1996 Feb. 15 by T. Okuni at Nanyo.
Shinpei Shibata (b. 1954) is a Japanese astrophysicist who works on the theory of particle acceleration and high-energy emission in the pulsar magnetosphere. He also contributes greatly to education and to popularizing astronomy in Yamagata prefecture.
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Reference: 20030614/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2005-04-26

Alternate Designations
 1996 CZ2 = 1998 XC45 
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