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10880 Kaguya (1996 VN4)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2010880
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 23 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .03459699084285488 3.5807e-08  
a 2.937281316257598 1.5178e-08 au
q 2.835660221456145 1.0368e-07 au
i 1.196219772529823 3.9861e-06 deg
node 217.7814367411808 0.00019481 deg
peri 306.1641757911967 0.00020429 deg
M 64.632208899901 6.0357e-05 deg
tp 2458270.386535011857
(2018-May-31.88653501)
0.00030896 TDB
period 1838.724831140861
5.03
1.4252e-05
3.902e-08
d
yr
n .1957878600990194 1.5176e-09 deg/d
Q 3.038902411059051 1.5704e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1759  
   data-arc span      9111 days (24.94 yr)  
   first obs. used      1994-06-03  
   last obs. used      2019-05-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .51798  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-May-30 01:51:40  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.84312 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.93096 au 
 T_jup = 3.273 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.8   n/a MPO347612  
diameter diameter 4.486 km 1.426 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.319   0.225 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

10880 Kaguya           Discovered 1996 Nov. 6 by N. Sato at Chichibu.
KAGUYA (SELENE) is a lunar explorer developed by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency. It was launched on 2007 Sept. 14 from JAXA's Tanegashima Space Center. The 14 onboard mission instruments provide sophisticated scientific data on lunar origin and evolution.
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Reference: 20090409/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-04-10

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Alternate Designations
 1996 VN4 = 1994 LQ6 = 1998 CO4 
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