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6721 Minamiawaji (1990 VY6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2006721
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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 .2162220209969628 5.9863e-08  
a 2.926537416426411 2.5846e-08 AU
q 2.293755581723463 1.8307e-07 AU
i 17.01085944372771 8.4227e-06 deg
node 55.92697729595051 2.1588e-05 deg
peri 272.8229957960153 3.0395e-05 deg
M 339.0053157969978 2.2167e-05 deg
tp 2457107.143992120368
(2015-Mar-25.64399212)
0.00011316 JED
period 1828.645612961525
5.01
2.4225e-05
6.632e-08
d
yr
n .1968670131863185 2.6079e-09 deg/d
Q 3.55931925112936 3.1434e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      981  
   data-arc span      12310 days (33.70 yr)  
   first obs. used      1980-10-13  
   last obs. used      2014-06-27  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53963  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 12:15:11  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.35994 AU 
 T_jup = 3.178 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 12.5 mag n/a MPO263408  
rotation period rot_per 21.13 h n/a Asteroid Lightcurve DataBase (Rev. 2014-Mar-01) Result based on fragmentary lightcurve(s), may be completely wrong.
Published Reference List:
[Behrend, R. (2005) Observatoire de Geneve web site, http://obswww.unige.ch/~behrend/page_cou.html]

6721 Minamiawaji           Discovered 1990 Nov. 10 by T. Urata at Oohira.
Minamiawaji is a small city located in southern Awaji island, Japan. Name suggested by S. Nakano.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2014-04-15Last Updated: 2014-04-17

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Alternate Designations
 1990 VY6 = 1980 TH14 = 1985 UJ4 = 1985 VX3 = 1990 UU4 
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