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9851 Sakamoto (1990 UG3)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2009851
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457000.5 (2014-Dec-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 4 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3178020993345657 7.0484e-08  
a 2.596377805415063 1.4389e-08 AU
q 1.771243488188484 1.8204e-07 AU
i 6.487345662895948 6.7036e-06 deg
node 58.21928819205575 4.5043e-05 deg
peri 359.424391419273 4.5685e-05 deg
M 267.4288270998094 7.984e-06 deg
tp 2457393.437542338399
(2016-Jan-05.93754234)
3.526e-05 JED
period 1528.094662842198
4.18
1.2703e-05
3.478e-08
d
yr
n .2355874990953856 1.9585e-09 deg/d
Q 3.421512122641643 1.8962e-08 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      885  
   data-arc span      15940 days (43.64 yr)  
   first obs. used      1969-10-09  
   last obs. used      2013-05-31  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .52553  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-09 19:39:26  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .783057 AU 
 T_jup = 3.335 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5 mag n/a MPO263437  

9851 Sakamoto           Discovered 1990 Oct. 24 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.
Makoto Sakamoto (b. 1967) is a research fellow of the Nishi-Harima Astronomical Observatory. He worked previously as an engineer at a telescope manufacturing firm from 1993 to 1995. He was also well known as a youthful astronomy educator during his days as a university student.
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Reference: 20030106/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-10-02

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Alternate Designations
 1990 UG3 = 1969 TO3 = 1983 CP = 1986 XG3 
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