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3950 Yoshida (1986 CH)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2003950
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 3 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .05337392530804234 9.3177e-08  
a 2.99451499264335 3.5077e-08 AU
q 2.834685973092191 2.8723e-07 AU
i 8.926360319836935 9.0843e-06 deg
node 268.9536829742791 5.674e-05 deg
peri 279.3170678215153 0.00010594 deg
M 121.4456145818506 8.8285e-05 deg
tp 2456161.990297770066
(2012-Aug-22.49029777)
0.0004658 JED
period 1892.727815608814
5.18
3.3257e-05
9.105e-08
d
yr
n .1902016745520288 3.342e-09 deg/d
Q 3.154344012194509 3.6949e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      789  
   data-arc span      14552 days (39.84 yr)  
   first obs. used      1973-09-20  
   last obs. used      2013-07-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .54837  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2013-Aug-26 18:33:16  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.85219 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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