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3950 Yoshida (1986 CH)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003950
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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 .05353033698687688 7.7394e-08  
a 2.994134817653562 3.0751e-08 AU
q 2.833857771880425 2.3079e-07 AU
i 8.926020228257579 7.6486e-06 deg
node 268.9486453252753 5.1619e-05 deg
peri 279.3067147841177 9.3434e-05 deg
M 159.4949451182294 7.9876e-05 deg
tp 2456162.102688670915
(2012-Aug-22.60268867)
0.00041926 JED
period 1892.367384149617
5.18
2.9153e-05
7.982e-08
d
yr
n .1902379014853794 2.9308e-09 deg/d
Q 3.154411863426699 3.2397e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      824  
   data-arc span      14953 days (40.94 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-09-20  
   last obs. used      2014-08-29  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .52137  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Sep-12 13:44:51  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.85228 AU 
 T_jup = 3.234 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 11.8 mag n/a MPO267723  

3950 Yoshida           Discovered 1986 Feb. 8 by S. Inoda and T. Urata at Karasuyama.
Tougo Yoshida (1864-1918), who was born in Echigo (now Niigata prefecture), was a pioneer scholar who over 13 years organized for himself a dictionary of Japanese historical names in geography. He was also interested in astronomy and observed the total solar eclipse in 1887. The name was suggested by K. Hatayama.
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Reference: 20090607/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-06-08

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Alternate Designations
 1986 CH = 1976 FF = 1984 WN2 = 1986 AV2 
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