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12388 Kikunokai (1994 VT6)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2012388
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458600.5 (2019-Apr-27.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 28 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1182065489723475 4.1822e-08  
a 2.928118340740473 1.3709e-08 au
q 2.581995576698906 1.2505e-07 au
i 3.056746004264398 3.9916e-06 deg
node 74.1393550799344 7.3651e-05 deg
peri 330.6506379561046 7.514e-05 deg
M 314.698892475539 1.4162e-05 deg
tp 2458830.796683224948
(2019-Dec-13.29668322)
7.1956e-05 TDB
period 1830.127572846083
5.01
1.2853e-05
3.519e-08
d
yr
n .1967075986075407 1.3815e-09 deg/d
Q 3.274241104782041 1.533e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1948  
   data-arc span      10521 days (28.80 yr)  
   first obs. used      1991-02-14  
   last obs. used      2019-12-05  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .48715  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2019-Dec-13 23:24:39  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.59127 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.09736 au 
 T_jup = 3.265 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.5   n/a MPO332935  
diameter diameter 5.614 km 0.197 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.245   0.023 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

12388 Kikunokai           Discovered 1994 Nov. 1 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.
The traditional dance troupe "Kikunokai" was established in 1972 by Michiyo Hata (Onoe Kikunori). The Kikunokai has created numerous dance numbers that are based on classical Japanese dance and have been performed in many countries.
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Reference: 20090209/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2009-02-11

Alternate Designations
 1994 VT6 = 1997 GH23 
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