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5214 Oozora (1990 VN3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2005214
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Orbit Diagram
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Orbit Viewer

Additional Notes: the orbits shown in the applet are color coded. The planets are white lines, and the asteroid/comet is a blue line. The bright white line indicates the portion of the orbit that is above the ecliptic plane, and the darker portion is below the ecliptic plane. Likewise for the asteroid/comet orbit, the light blue indicates the portion above the ecliptic plane, and the dark blue the portion below the ecliptic plane.

Orbit Viewer applet originally written and kindly provided by Osamu Ajiki (AstroArts), and further modified by Ron Baalke (JPL).

Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457600.5 (2016-Jul-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1037610423735529 4.6621e-08  
a 2.188261178481661 1.351e-08 au
q 1.961204917616825 1.0052e-07 au
i 6.071542633491154 6.1328e-06 deg
node 7.611300028255668 4.7488e-05 deg
peri 262.9652397591007 5.7678e-05 deg
M 120.4581020349666 3.4236e-05 deg
tp 2457204.877779948383
0.00011205 JED
period 1182.353007498319
n .3044775948612046 2.8197e-09 deg/d
Q 2.415317439346498 1.4912e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1125  
   data-arc span      22716 days (62.19 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-04-15  
   last obs. used      2015-06-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .47451  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2015-Jul-06 11:50:54  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .956456 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.66403 au 
 T_jup = 3.661 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.6 mag n/a MPO279569  
SMASSII spectral type spec_B S   n/a EAR-A-5-DDR-TAXONOMY-V4.0 based on a high-resolution spectrum by Xu et al. (1995) or Bus and Binzel (2002)

5214 Oozora (1990 VN3)          Discovered 1990-Nov-13 by Takahashi and Watanabe at Kitami
Reference: DISCOVERY.DBLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Alternate Designations
 1990 VN3 = 1982 DH = 1983 RX1 = 1987 WQ2 = 1989 OF 
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