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6088 Hoshigakubo (1988 UH)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006088
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 18 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1161249765333232 5.3119e-08  
a 3.093746966087816 2.4807e-08 au
q 2.734485672250828 1.6685e-07 au
i 3.751079175463295 5.9679e-06 deg
node 202.3395529219167 7.1621e-05 deg
peri 334.9304276366984 7.4987e-05 deg
M 227.940620113075 2.4483e-05 deg
tp 2458129.608842473003
(2018-Jan-11.10884247)
0.00013988 JED
period 1987.584551093812
5.44
2.3906e-05
6.545e-08
d
yr
n .1811243701818289 2.1785e-09 deg/d
Q 3.453008259924804 2.7688e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1411  
   data-arc span      22853 days (62.57 yr)  
   first obs. used      1953-05-18  
   last obs. used      2015-12-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .52829  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 12:58:42  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.73893 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.52067 au 
 T_jup = 3.210 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.7 mag n/a MPO309197  
rotation period rot_per 12.5205 h n/a LCDB (Rev. 2015-December); Warner et al., 2009 Result based on less than full coverage, so that the period may be wrong by 30 percent or so.
Published Reference List:
[Waszczak, A.; Chang, C.-K.; Ofeck, E.O.; Laher, F.; et al. (2015) Astron. J. 150, A75.]

6088 Hoshigakubo           Discovered 1988 Oct. 18 by T. Seki at Geisei.
The name refers to a section of low ground at Choja, a mountainous place in the western part of Kochi prefecture. Legend has it that a meteorite fell there in olden times. Now there is a pond 20 meters across.
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Reference: 19961224/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-09-26

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Alternate Designations
 1988 UH = 1977 UJ5 = 1990 DZ6 
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