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14701 Aizu (2000 AO240)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2014701
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459396.5 (2021-Jul-01.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 27 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .1897744555240787 3.5531e-08  
a 2.738826644394634 1.1122e-08 au
q 2.219067309179803 9.7567e-08 au
i 13.10715985912665 4.0813e-06 deg
node 195.1544999582275 1.4002e-05 deg
peri 185.3205633076809 1.605e-05 deg
M 307.6398836169527 8.8149e-06 deg
tp 2459637.292716152624
(2022-Feb-26.79271615)
4.1204e-05 TDB
period 1655.561213439376
4.53
1.0084e-05
2.761e-08
d
yr
n .217448921294859 1.3245e-09 deg/d
Q 3.258585979609464 1.3233e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1849  
   data-arc span      16345 days (44.75 yr)  
   first obs. used      1976-09-24  
   last obs. used      2021-06-25  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .4806  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Jul-08 03:37:45  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.221 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.20321 au 
 T_jup = 3.287 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 13.84   n/a E2021B10  
diameter diameter 5.971 km 0.420 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  
geometric albedo albedo 0.197   0.012 urn:nasa:pds:neowise_diameters_albedos::2.0[mainbelt] (http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2011ApJ...741...68M)  

14701 Aizu           Discovered 2000 Jan. 7 by the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search at the Anderson Mesa Station.
Aizu is the westernmost third of Fukushima prefecture, Japan. The Nisshin-kan school of samurai was established there during the Edo period. The University of Aizu, which has participated in space missions such as Hayabusa and Kaguya, was founded in 1993.
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Reference: 20120506/MPCPages.arcLast Updated: 2012-05-09

Alternate Designations
 2000 AO240 = 1976 SG3 = 1985 ST 
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