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8933 Kurobe (1997 AU6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2008933
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456800.5 (2014-May-23.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 29 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .06687193360555556 6.0811e-08  
a 2.864452468854685 2.8925e-08 AU
q 2.672900993541165 1.7991e-07 AU
i 3.027764855066566 6.5165e-06 deg
node 122.9835817718543 0.00011714 deg
peri 276.4729288210031 0.00012982 deg
M 293.4367799646812 5.8619e-05 deg
tp 2457127.910557596981
(2015-Apr-15.41055760)
0.00029029 JED
period 1770.764705679379
4.85
2.6822e-05
7.343e-08
d
yr
n .2033019965020598 3.0794e-09 deg/d
Q 3.056003944168205 3.086e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1053  
   data-arc span      8683 days (23.77 yr)  
   first obs. used      1990-09-28  
   last obs. used      2014-07-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .53273  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jul-14 12:20:34  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.68133 AU 
 T_jup = 3.295 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.2 mag n/a PDS3 (MPC 31931)  

8933 Kurobe           Discovered 1997 Jan. 6 by N. Sato at Chichibu.
The Kurobe ravine, in Toyama prefecture, is the largest and deepest in Japan, inaccessible for six months each year because of snowfall. An arch-type dam there is one of the largest of its kind in the world.
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Reference: 19990928/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2010-06-11

Alternate Designations
 1997 AU6 = 1994 NN5 
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