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9972 Minoruoda (1993 KQ)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2009972
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2457400.5 (2016-Jan-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1987899199908435 5.6159e-08  
a 2.290000339045518 1.1993e-08 au
q 1.834771354867655 1.2386e-07 au
i 9.430439546277547 5.5929e-06 deg
node 97.83690017055908 2.6971e-05 deg
peri 125.2133238277633 3.0477e-05 deg
M 205.4578065602459 1.687e-05 deg
tp 2457943.870827148182
(2017-Jul-09.37082715)
6.1118e-05 JED
period 1265.761106526564
3.47
9.9434e-06
2.722e-08
d
yr
n .2844138583052953 2.2343e-09 deg/d
Q 2.745229323223381 1.4377e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1003  
   data-arc span      21117 days (57.82 yr)  
   first obs. used      1958-02-23  
   last obs. used      2015-12-18  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .59982  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2016-Jan-04 13:12:33  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .842534 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.27643 au 
 T_jup = 3.555 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.9 mag n/a MPO350881  

9972 Minoruoda           Discovered 1993 May 26 by S. Otomo at Kiyosato.
Minoru Oda (1923-2001) was a cosmic-ray physicist, who started to work in x-ray astronomy when he was invited by Rossi to Massachusetts. He invented the "bamboo collimator" to determine more accurate positions of x-ray sources. He was director general of the Institute of Space and Astronautical Science during 1984-1988.
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Reference: 20031110/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2003-11-12

Alternate Designations
 1993 KQ = 1958 DQ = 1979 HE6 = 1982 BE2 = 1989 AQ9 
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